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PROCEEDINGS: NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON PESTICIDE WASTE DISPOSAL HELD AT DENVER, COLORADO ON JANUARY 28-29, 1985
PROCEEDINGS: NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON PESTICIDE WASTE DISPOSAL HELD AT DENVER, COLORADO ON JANUARY 28-29, 1985. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C., EPA/600/9-85/030.
A national workshop on the disposal of pesticide wastes was held in Denver, Colorado on January 28-29, 1985. The purpose of the workshop was to work with government, pesticide user groups, pesticide producers, farm organizations, and academia to define practical solutions to pesticide users' disposal problems. The publication is a compilation of the speakers' papers and a transcript of the summary panel. It covers the following topics: Applicator Disposal Needs; Disposal Technology Options including physical treatment options, biological options, chemical treatment options, land application option, and incineration options; storage, handling, and shipments of pesticide wastes; and Empty Pesticide Container Disposal Programs.