Fenitrothion : health and safety guide
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World Health Organization & International Programme on Chemical Safety. (1991). Fenitrothion : health and safety guide. Geneva : World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/41623
Health and safety guide ; no. 65
DescriptionCompanion volume to: Environmental health criteria ; 133
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Entomological evaluation of fenitrothion (OMS-43) as a residual spray for the control of an An. gambiae and An. Funestus, Kisumu, Kenya / by R. E. Fontaine, G. P. Joshi, G. D. Pradhan Fontaine, R. E; Joshi, G. P; Pradhan, G. D; World Health Organization (WHO/MAL/75.854WHO/VBC/75.547, 1975)
Fenitrothion / 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 (1992)Evaluates the risks to human health and the environment posed by fenitrothion, a moderately toxic organophosphorus insecticide used since 1959 to control pests on crops, stored grains, and cotton. Fenitrothion is also used in forest spraying and in public health campaigns. A section devoted to environmental levels and human exposure summarizes data on residues detected in forests, water, soil, fruits, vegetables, cereal grains, and other food items. Because residues in food decline very quickly, the report concludes that exposure of the general ...