Carbaryl : health and safety guide
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World Health Organization & International Programme on Chemical Safety. (1993). Carbaryl : health and safety guide. Geneva : World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/37091
Health and safety guide ; 78
DescriptionCompanion volume to: Environmental health criteria ; 153
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Carbaryl / published under the joint sponsorship of the United Nations Environment Programme, the International Labour Organisation, and the World Health Organization World Health Organization; International Programme on Chemical Safety (1994)Evaluates the design and findings of over 700 studies in an effort to determine the risks to human health and the environment posed by carbaryl. This broad spectrum contat and ingestion insecticide has been widely used for over 30 years to control various insect pests on food and fibre crops, trees, and ornamentals. In veterinary practice, carbaryl is used to control flies, mosquitos, ticks, and lice in cattle, poultry, and pets. The compound is also used to treat body louse infestation in humans. Carbaryl is currently processed by more than 290 ...