41. Regulatory Aspects of Anticholinesterase Pesticides

  1. Tetsuo Satoh2,3,4 and
  2. Ramesh C. Gupta5
  1. Kai Savolainen

Published Online: 28 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470640500.ch41

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

How to Cite

Savolainen, K. (2011) Regulatory Aspects of Anticholinesterase Pesticides, in Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology (eds T. Satoh and R. C. Gupta), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470640500.ch41

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Japan

  2. 3

    Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan

  3. 4

    HAB Research Institute, Ichikawa, Chiba, Japan

  4. 5

    Toxicology Department, Breathitt Veterinary Center, Murray State University, Hopkinsville, KY, USA

Author Information

  1. New Technologies and Risks, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, 00250 Helsinki, Finland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470410301

Online ISBN: 9780470640500

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Keywords:

  • anticholinesterase pesticides and regulatory aspects;
  • pesticides for crop and human protection;
  • risk assessment and management framework of pesticides - within European Union

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Importance of Pesticides for the Protection of Crops and Humans

  • The Importance of Regulation of Pesticides

  • Overall Principles, Goals and Implications of Risk Assessment and Science-Based Regulation of Pesticides and a Description of the Risk Management Framework

  • Steps in Risk Assessment of Pesticides

  • Risk Assessment and Management Framework of Pesticides within the European Union

  • Regulatory Actions for Management Risks of Pesticides within the European Union

  • Classification and Labeling of Pesticides: Carcinogenic, Mutagenic, and Reproductive Toxic (CMR) Compounds

  • Discussion and Conclusion

  • References