Chapter 5. Generic Operator Exposure Databases

  1. Claire A. Franklin2 and
  2. John P. Worgan3
  1. Joop J. van Hemmen and
  2. Katinka E. van der Jagt

Published Online: 22 AUG 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470012218.ch5

Occupational and Residential Exposure Assessment for Pesticides

Occupational and Residential Exposure Assessment for Pesticides

How to Cite

van Hemmen, J. J. and van der Jagt, K. E. (2005) Generic Operator Exposure Databases, in Occupational and Residential Exposure Assessment for Pesticides (eds C. A. Franklin and J. P. Worgan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470012218.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Pest Management Regulatory Agency, Health Canada, Sir Charles Tupper Building, 2250 Riverside Drive, Postal Locator 6604D, Ottawa and the R. Samuel McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Ottowa, Ontario, Canada

  2. 3

    Pest Management Regulatory Agency, Health Canada, Sir Charles Tupper Building, 2250 Riverside Drive, Postal Locator 6604D, Ottawa, ON K1A 0K9, Canada

Author Information

  1. TNO Chemistry, PO Box 360, 3700 AJ Zeist, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 AUG 2005
  2. Published Print: 14 JAN 2005

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Agrochemicals and Plant Protection

Book Series Editors:

  1. Terry Roberts4 and
  2. Junshi Miyamoto5

Series Editor Information

  1. 4

    Anglesey, UK

  2. 5

    Formerly of Sumitomo Chemical Ltd, Japan

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471489894

Online ISBN: 9780470012215

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Keywords:

  • operator exposure;
  • Acceptable Operator Exposure Level (AOEL);
  • ‘best-fit’ values of PHED;
  • Agricultural Handler Exposure Task Force (AHETF);
  • No Observable Effect Level (NOEL);
  • exposure reduction coefficients;
  • UK-POEM database;
  • EUROPOEM I;
  • sequential or tiered approach

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Principles of Operator Exposure Modelling

  • PHED: Pesticide Handlers Exposure Database

  • German Model

  • Uk-Poem: Uk Predictive Operator Exposure Model

  • Dutch Model

  • Europoem Database

  • Comparison of Databases/Models and their Use in Risk Assessment With a Tiered Approach

  • Generic Use of Biological Monitoring Data

  • Conclusions and Recommendations

  • Acknowledgements

  • References