Chapter 2. Approval of Pesticides

  1. G.A. Matthews

Published Online: 16 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470995853.ch2

Pesticides: Health, Safety and the Environment

Pesticides: Health, Safety and the Environment

How to Cite

Matthews, G.A. (ed) (2007) Approval of Pesticides, in Pesticides: Health, Safety and the Environment, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470995853.ch2

Editor Information

  1. International Pesticides Application Research Centre, Imperial College, Silwood Park, Ascot, Berkshire, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 24 MAY 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405130912

Online ISBN: 9780470995853

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Keywords:

  • pesticides;
  • international union of pure and applied chemistry (IUPAC);
  • international organisation for standardisation (ISO);
  • pesticides safety directorate (PSD);
  • environmental aspects

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Retrospective assessment

  • Environmental aspects

  • Endocrine disrupters

  • Approval in relation to efficacy

  • Operator proficiency

  • Waste management