Accession Number:

AD0765752

Title:

General Hygiene of Applications of Toxic Chemicals to Agriculture,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-06-29

Pagination or Media Count:

238.0

Abstract:

The wide use of toxic chemicals in agriculture, which is necessary in order to increase crop yields and the productivity of animal husbandry, creates important problems involving the need for prevention of their possible harmful effects upon human health. This requires the implementation of sanitation and hygienic decontamination messures which guarantee safety while working with toxic chemicals and prevention of excess contamination of objects in the external environment. The basic part of this book is prefaced by the presentation of data concerning the toxicology of toxic chemicals and the hygienic requirements. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Toxicology
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE