Washington, D.C. : American Chemical Society, c1999.
Book — 1 online resource (ix, 286 p.) : ill.
Examining risks and benefits associated with pesticide use : an overview / James N. Seiber and Nancy N. Ragsdale
Food Quality Protection Act of
1996 : major changes to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act; the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and impacts of the changes to pesticide regulatory decisions / Stephen L. Johnson and Joseph E. Bailey
Evaluating exposures of infants and children to pesticides / R.D. Thomas
Issues related to screening and testing for endocrine disrupting chemicals / James C. Lamb, IV and Shanna M. Brown
Aggregate and cumulative exposure and risk assessment / Charles B. Breckenridge, Robert L. Sielken, Jr., and James T. Stevens
New science, new processes, and new problems : the food quality protection act from a state perspective / Jean-Mari Peltier
Natural products as leads for new pesticides with reduced risks / Gary D. Crouse
Precision farming : technologies and information as risk-reduction tools / Franklin R. Hall
Human exposure assessment in risk perception and risk management / R.I. Krieger
Impact of patent policy on bioremediation with living organisms / H.N. Nigg, D.R. Saliwanchik, and R. Saliwanchik
The role of benefits in the regulatory arena / Nancy N. Ragsdale and Ronald E. Stinner
Pesticides and human health : the influence of pesticides on levels of naturally-occurring plant and fungal toxins / Carl K. Winter
Importance of pesticides in integrated pest management / D. Raymond Forney
The economic, health, and environmental benefits of pesticide use / Scott Rawlins
Beneficial impacts of pesticide use for consumers / Leonard P. Gianessi
Global harmonization of pesticide registrations / K.S. Rao
Foreign competition and trade / John J. VanSickle
Marketing agricultural products internationally / Robert L. Epstein and Carolyn Fillmore Wilson
Current status of domestic and international controls for methyl bromide and the status of alternatives / Ralph T. Ross
Pesticide disposal in developing countries : international training course to manage risks from obsolete pesticides / Janice King Jensen, Kevin Costello, and Kay Rudolph.
This book examines the risks and benefits of pesticides and highlights the key points of U.S. pesticide requirements, avenues to reduce risks, factors that weigh in the determination of benefits of pesticides, and global considerations. (source: Nielsen Book Data)