Children's exposure to pesticides used in homes and farms.Pesticide pesticide, biological, physical, or chemical agent used to kill plants or animals that are harmful to people; in practice, the term pesticide is often applied only to chemical agents. Profiles: Toxicity, Environmental Impact, and Fate
Michael A. Kamrin (1997)
This book contains specific information about 137 pesticides, as well as interpretative in·ter·pre·ta·tive
Variant of interpretive.
in·terpre·ta material and an extensive trade name index. Each pesticide profile gives regulatory information, toxicity assessments, environmental-fate data, physical properties, and acceptable-exposure-limit values. The meaning of the values and data in terms of human toxicity is clearly explained as well. Pesticide Profiles goes beyond the usual listings of toxicity values and environmental half-lives to offer a broad understanding to readers of various backgrounds and interests.
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