Accession Number:

ADA011854

Title:

Organophosphate Pesticides: The Residue Intoxication Problem.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

AEROSPACE MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

The report presents the results of an investigation into the technical questions surrounding the residue intoxication phenomenon of organophosphate pesticides. It includes the development of relevant sampling techniques and experimental procedures needed to evaluate harvester exposure. Seven field studies have been conducted to study the absorbed doses or physiological responses of exposure to the human body to organophosphate pesticides.

Subject Categories:

  • Toxicology
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE