Exposure and Risk Assessment of Pesticide Use in Agriculture

Exposure and Risk Assessment of Pesticide Use in Agriculture
Author: Claudio Colosio,Aristidis M. Tsatsakis,Stefan Mandic-Rajcevic,Athanasios Alegakis
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 412
Release: 2020-12-10
ISBN 10: 0128124660
ISBN 13: 9780128124666
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Exposure and Risk Assessment of Pesticide Use in Agriculture Book Review:

Exposure and Risk Assessment of Pesticide Use in Agriculture: Approaches, Tools and Advances offers an overview of the different methods available in toxicology for pesticide exposure and risk assessment, ranging from the regulatory field, to in-field research studies. The book provides technical background on each method, describing known and grounded tools, new uses of tools and development prospects. This book is ideal for researchers in pesticide toxicology, exposure toxicology, toxicologic risk assessment, occupational hygiene and medicine, and pesticide toxicology as well as occupational health and industrial hygiene practitioners, regulatory experts of corporate and public bodies, and advanced students. Covers pesticide exposure and risk assessment, ranging from fundamentals to advanced theory Explains methods that are useful for both experts and non-experts Details the use of each method for exposure and risk assessment, also including links to additional resources and further reading

Toxicity and Hazard of Agrochemicals

Toxicity and Hazard of Agrochemicals
Author: Marcelo Larramendy,Sonia Soloneski
Publsiher: BoD – Books on Demand
Total Pages: 170
Release: 2015-07-22
ISBN 10: 9535121456
ISBN 13: 9789535121459
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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This edited book, Toxicity and Hazard of Agrochemicals, is intended to provide an overview of toxicology that examines the hazardous effects of common agrochemicals employed every day in our agricultural practices. Furthermore, it is hoped that the information in the present book will be of value to those directly engaged in the handling and use of agrochemicals and that this book will continue to meet the expectations and needs of all interested in the different aspects of human and environmental risk toxicities.

Linking Aquatic Exposure and Effects

Linking Aquatic Exposure and Effects
Author: Theo C. Brock
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 440
Release: 2011-06-03
ISBN 10: 1439858926
ISBN 13: 9781439858929
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Linking Aquatic Exposure and Effects Book Review:

Time-variable exposure profiles of pesticides are more often the rule than exception in the surface waters of agricultural landscapes. There is, therefore, a need to adequately address the uncertainties arising from time-variable exposure profiles in the aquatic risk assessment procedure for pesticides. Linking Aquatic Exposure and Effects: Risk Assessment of Pesticides provides guidance and recommendations for linking aquatic exposure and ecotoxicological effects in the environmental assessment of agricultural pesticides. Leading international scientists share their expertise in aquatic exposure assessment, aquatic ecotoxicology, and the risk assessment and management of plant protection products. The book incorporates the tools and approaches currently available for assessing the environmental risks of time-variable exposure profiles of pesticides. It also discusses the science behind these techniques. This volume covers the extrapolation techniques, including models that address the environmental fate, toxicokinetics, toxicodynamics, and ecological effects, for performing accurate aquatic environmental risk assessments of pesticides. It explains how to link aquatic exposure and effects in the risk assessment procedure for plant protection products.

Pesticide Risk Assessment

Pesticide Risk Assessment
Author: Sumitra Arora
Publsiher: CABI
Total Pages: 358
Release: 2019-04-08
ISBN 10: 178064633X
ISBN 13: 9781780646336
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Dermal Exposure

Dermal Exposure
Author: World Health Organization
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 500
Release: 2015-04-20
ISBN 10: 9789241572422
ISBN 13: 9241572426
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Dermal Exposure Book Review:

This Environmental Health Criteria (EHC) series publication addresses dermal exposure to chemicals. It describes sources and pathways of dermal exposure, models and tools to estimate dermal exposure and methods for dermal exposure prevention and reduction. Furthermore, the EHC introduces skin diseases associated with dermal exposure. This EHC aims to provide information to national regulatory authorities to assist in conducting health risk assessments and managing the risk involving dermal exposure to chemicals.

Pesticides

Pesticides
Author: Graham Matthews
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 248
Release: 2008-04-15
ISBN 10: 1405172983
ISBN 13: 9781405172981
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pesticides Book Review:

Over the last five decades pesticides have undoubtedly helped toincrease agricultural production and control vectors of disease,however the environmental impact of long term agro-chemical use hasbeen cause for concern along with the effects on human health. In Pesticides, Graham Matthews begins by looking at thedevelopmental history of pesticides, and how crop protection wasachieved before they were in use, how pesticides are registered foruse and what happens to pesticides in food and the environment.Pesticide application and operator safety is investigated and thefuture of pesticides in light of the development of geneticallymodified crops is explored. Provides commercially important information for theagro-chemical industry Addresses all aspects of public concern relating to humanhealth and the environment, including spray drift, bystander,resident and worker exposure Looks at the future of pesticides in light of the increasingprevalence of genetically modified crops Collecting together the most recent research in the area in asingle volume, this book is a vital resource for agriculturalscientists, agronomists, plant scientists, plant pathologists,entomologists, environmental scientists, public health personnel,toxicologists, crop protection personnel and all those involved inthe agrochemical industry and government pesticide registration andlegislation.

Environmental Health Perspectives

Environmental Health Perspectives
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2002-07
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: NYPL:33433031957024
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Pesticides

Pesticides
Author: Sonia Soloneski
Publsiher: BoD – Books on Demand
Total Pages: 240
Release: 2014-02-20
ISBN 10: 9535112171
ISBN 13: 9789535112174
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pesticides Book Review:

The edited book Pesticides - Toxic Aspects contains an overview of attractive researchers of pesticide toxicology that covers the hazardous effects of common chemical pesticide agents employed every day in our agricultural practices. The combination of experimental and theoretical pesticide investigations of current interest will make this book of significance to researchers, scientists, engineers, and graduate students who make use of those different investigations to understand the toxic aspects of pesticides. We hope that this book will continue to meet the expectations and needs of all interested in different aspects of pesticide toxicity.

Regulating Pesticides in Food

Regulating Pesticides in Food
Author: National Research Council,Board on Agriculture,Committee on Scientific and Regulatory Issues Underlying Pesticide Use Patterns and Agricultural Innovation
Publsiher: National Academies Press
Total Pages: 288
Release: 1987-02-01
ISBN 10: 0309037468
ISBN 13: 9780309037464
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Regulating Pesticides in Food Book Review:

Concern about health effects from exposure to pesticides in foods is growing as scientists learn more about the toxic properties of pesticides. The Delaney Clause, a provision of the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, prohibits tolerances for any pesticide that causes cancer in test animals or in humans if the pesticide concentrates in processed food or feeds. This volume examines the impacts of the Delaney Clause on agricultural innovation and on the public's dietary exposure to potentially carcinogenic pesticide residues. Four regulatory scenarios are described to illustrate the effects of varying approaches to managing oncogenic pesticide residues in food.

Pesticide Residues in Food and Drinking Water

Pesticide Residues in Food and Drinking Water
Author: Denis Hamilton,Stephen Crossley
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 378
Release: 2004-05-14
ISBN 10: 0470091606
ISBN 13: 9780470091609
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pesticide Residues in Food and Drinking Water Book Review:

This book explores human exposure and consumer risk assessment in response to issues surrounding pesticide residues in food and drinking water. All the three main areas of consumer risk assessment including human toxicology, pesticide residue chemistry and dietary consumption are brought together and discussed. Includes the broader picture - the environmental fate of pesticides Takes an international approach with contributors from the European Union, USA and Australia Highlights the increasing concerns over food safety and the risks to humans

Agricultural Benefits Derived from Pesticide Use

Agricultural Benefits Derived from Pesticide Use
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 148
Release: 1988
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UIUC:30112020045917
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Ecological Risk Assessment for Chlorpyrifos in Terrestrial and Aquatic Systems in the United States

Ecological Risk Assessment for Chlorpyrifos in Terrestrial and Aquatic Systems in the United States
Author: John P. Giesy,Keith R. Solomon
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 269
Release: 2014-04-10
ISBN 10: 3319038656
ISBN 13: 9783319038650
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Ecological Risk Assessment for Chlorpyrifos in Terrestrial and Aquatic Systems in the United States Book Review:

Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology attempts to provide concise, critical reviews of timely advances, philosophy and significant areas of accomplished or needed endeavor in the total field of xenobiotics, in any segment of the environment, as well as toxicological implications.

Pesticide Risk Assessment for Pollinators

Pesticide Risk Assessment for Pollinators
Author: David Fischer,Tom Moriarty
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 248
Release: 2014-04-29
ISBN 10: 1118852699
ISBN 13: 9781118852699
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pesticide Risk Assessment for Pollinators Book Review:

Pollinators play a vital role in ecosystem health and are essential to ensuring food security. With declines in both managed and wild pollinator populations in recent years, scientists and regulators have sought answers to this problem and have explored implementing steps to protect pollinator populations now and for the future. Pesticide Risk Assessment for Pollinators focuses on the role pesticides play in impacting bee populations and looks to develop a risk assessment process, along with the data to inform that process, to better assess the potential risks that can accompany the use of pesticide products. Pesticide Risk Assessment for Pollinators opens with two chapters that provide a biological background of both Apis and non-Apis species of pollinators. Chapters then present an overview of the general regulatory risk assessment process and decision-making processes. The book then discusses the core elements of a risk assessment, including exposure estimation, laboratory testing, and field testing. The book concludes with chapters on statistical and modeling tools, and proposed additional research that may be useful in developing the ability to assess the impacts of pesticide use on pollinator populations. Summarizing the current state of the science surrounding risk assessment for Apis and non-Apis species, Pesticide Risk Assessment for Pollinators is a timely work that will be of great use to the environmental science and agricultural research communities. Assesses pesticide risk to native and managed pollinators Summarizes the state of the science in toxicity testing and risk assessment Provides valuable biological overviews of both Apis and non-Apis pollinators Develops a plausible overall risk assessment framework for regulatory decision making Looks towards a globally harmonized approach for pollinator toxicity and risk assessment

Modelling of Environmental Chemical Exposure and Risk

Modelling of Environmental Chemical Exposure and Risk
Author: Jan B.H.J. Linders
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 275
Release: 2012-12-06
ISBN 10: 9401008841
ISBN 13: 9789401008846
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Modelling of Environmental Chemical Exposure and Risk Book Review:

Mathematical models are being increasingly used to estimate the concentrations of a wide range of substances in the environment for a variety of reasons, including government control and legislation, and risk and hazard estimation. Exposure assessment has to be performed for many types of substances, including pesticides, industrial chemicals, pollutants, accidental discharges, etc. The interpretation of the results of model equations should always bear in mind the purpose for which the model used was built in the first place. Further, models are always an abstraction of reality, requiring simplifying assumptions to keep the models within the restraints posed by computer performance and/or scientific knowledge. The present book treats the theme of modelling chemical exposure and risk in terms of four main topics: model characteristics, applications, comparison of estimated with measured concentrations, and modelling credibility.

Herbicides

Herbicides
Author: Andrew Price,Jessica Kelton,Lina Sarunaite
Publsiher: BoD – Books on Demand
Total Pages: 344
Release: 2015-12-02
ISBN 10: 9535122177
ISBN 13: 9789535122173
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Herbicides Book Review:

Herbicides are one of the most widely used groups of pesticides worldwide for controlling weedy species in agricultural and non-crop settings. Due to the extensive use of herbicides and their value in weed management, herbicide research remains crucial for ensuring continued effective use of herbicides while minimizing detrimental effects to ecosystems. Presently, a wide range of research continues to focus on the physiology of herbicide action, the environmental impact of herbicides, and safety. The authors of Herbicides, Physiology of Action, and Safety cover multiple topics concerning current valuable herbicide research.

Poisoning

Poisoning
Author: Ntambwe Malangu
Publsiher: BoD – Books on Demand
Total Pages: 218
Release: 2017-12-20
ISBN 10: 953513681X
ISBN 13: 9789535136811
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Poisoning Book Review:

This book, which is the result of contributions from a team of international authors, presents a collection of materials that can be categorized into two groups. The first group of papers deals with clinical toxicology topics including poisoning by anticoagulant rodenticides, food toxins, carbon monoxide, the toxicity of beta-lactam antibiotics, acute neonicotinoid poisoning, occupational risk factors for acute pesticide poisoning, activating carbon fibers, and date pits for use in liver toxin adsorption. The second group of papers deals with forensic or analytical toxicology topics such as simplified methods for the analysis of gaseous toxic agents, rapid methods for the analysis and monitoring of pathogens in drinking water and water-based solutions, as well as the linkages between clinical and forensic toxicology. Each chapter presents new information on the topic discussed based on authors' experience while summarizing existing knowledge. As such, this book will be a good teaching aid and can be a prescribed or recommended reading for postgraduate students and professionals in the fields of public health, medicine, pharmacy, nursing, biology, toxicology, and forensic sciences.

Occupational and Residential Exposure Assessment for Pesticides

Occupational and Residential Exposure Assessment for Pesticides
Author: Claire A. Franklin,John P. Worgan
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 440
Release: 2005-03-11
ISBN 10: 9780471489894
ISBN 13: 0471489891
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Occupational and Residential Exposure Assessment for Pesticides Book Review:

This timely publication concentrates on the exposure to pesticides by agricultural workers and residential users of pesticides through inhalation and physical contact. The book discusses more recently discovered risks such as pesticides on indoor carpets and includes new trends in data interpretation. Occupational & Residential Exposure Assessment for Pesticides complements the other title on pesticide exposure in the series - Pesticide Residues in Drinking Water, by Hamilton/Crossley and is a must for all professionals in the Pesticide Industry as well as academics.

Hayes Handbook of Pesticide Toxicology

Hayes  Handbook of Pesticide Toxicology
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 2000
Release: 2010-02-15
ISBN 10: 0080922015
ISBN 13: 9780080922010
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Hayes Handbook of Pesticide Toxicology Book Review:

The Handbook of Pesticide Toxicology is a comprehensive, two-volume reference guide to the properties, effects, and regulation of pesticides that provides the latest and most complete information to researchers investigating the environmental, agricultural, veterinary, and human-health impacts of pesticide use. Written by international experts from academia, government, and the private sector, the Handbook of Pesticide Toxicology is an in-depth examination of critical issues related to the need for, use of, and nature of chemicals used in modern pest management. This updated 3e carries on the book’s tradition of serving as the definitive reference on pesticide toxicology and recognizes the seminal contribution of Wayland J. Hayes, Jr., co-Editor of the first edition. Feature: Presents a comprehensive look at all aspects of pesticide toxicology in one reference work. Benefit: Saves researchers time in quickly accessing the very latest definitive details on toxicity of specific pesticides as opposed to searching through thousands of journal articles. Feature: Clear exposition of hazard identification and dose response relationships in each chapter featuring pesticide agents and actions Benefit: Connects the experimental laboratory results to real-life applications in human health, animal health and the environment. Feature: All major classes of pesticide considered. Benefit: Provides relevance to a wider variety of researchers who are conducting comparative work in pesticides or their health impacts. Feature: Different routes of exposure critically evaluated. Benefit: Connects the loop between exposure and harmful affects to those who are researching the affects of pesticides on humans or wildlife.

Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry

Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2007
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: STANFORD:36105122663441
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Food Safety Assessment Of Pesticide Residues

Food Safety Assessment Of Pesticide Residues
Author: Ambrus Arpad,Hamilton Denis J
Publsiher: World Scientific
Total Pages: 568
Release: 2017-01-05
ISBN 10: 1786341700
ISBN 13: 9781786341709
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Pesticides are now accepted as an integral part of modern agricultural production. This book provides analysis of the steps taken by national and international bodies working towards a cohesive global strategy for evaluating the safety of residues in food that result from approved pesticide uses. Also described is the role of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), World Health Organization (WHO) and Codex Alimentarius in developing standards that protect the health of the consumers and ensure fair practices in the food trade. It goes on to look at the promotion of good agricultural practice in the use of pesticides and the need for control in their practical use. These include sampling, testing the compliance of marketed products against legal limits and verifying the effectiveness of the safety-based regulatory measures. This is a specialist book for those looking to go into the field of international food safety, for students and lecturers studying the topic, for policy makers working on public health and agricultural issues, and personnel responsible for taking samples and performing the analysis of pesticide formulations and residues.