Chapter 4. Operator Exposure

  1. G.A. Matthews

Published Online: 16 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470995853.ch4

Pesticides: Health, Safety and the Environment

Pesticides: Health, Safety and the Environment

How to Cite

Matthews, G.A. (ed) (2007) Operator Exposure, in Pesticides: Health, Safety and the Environment, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470995853.ch4

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:

  • pesticide exposure;
  • no observed adverse effect level (NOAEL);
  • acceptable operator exposure level (AOEL);
  • european predictive operator exposure model (EUROPOEM);
  • exposure measurements

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Methodology of measuring exposure

  • Exposure of hands

  • Inhalation exposure

  • Biomonitoring

  • First aid

  • Periods of exposure