Assessing Exposures and Reducing Risks to People from the Use of Pesticides

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Assessing Exposures and Reducing Risks to People from the Use of Pesticides focuses on practices that have been developed in the past 10 years marked by the passage of the Food Quality Protection Act and other pertinent legislation (eg the Clean Air Act Amendments), which deal all, or in part with reducing risks associated with pesticides.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780841239746
  • Publisher: American Chemical Society
  • Publication date: 10/28/2006
  • Series: ACS Symposium Series, #951
  • Pages: 304
  • Product dimensions: 9.10 (w) x 6.20 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

U.S. Department of Agriculture

University of California, Riverside

U.S. Department of Agriculture

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Table of Contents

Introduction - N. Ragsdale and J. N. Seiber Exposure Assessment
1. Perceptions in Chemical Exposure Assessment - Robert I. Krieger
2. Using Two-Day Food Consumption Survey Data for Longitudinal Dietary Exposure Analysis - Barbara J. Petersen
3. Percutaneous Penetration of Pesticides: Clinical Ramifications - J. M. Tripp, F. Kartono, H. Maibach
4. Testing for Persistent Organic Pollutants In Banked Maternal Serum Specimens - William Draper, Jennifer Liang, Mary Fowler, Martin Kharrazi, F. Peter Flessel and S. Kusum Perera
5. Assessing Exposure to Agricultural Fumigants In Outdoor and Indoor Environments - James E. Woodrow, Robert I. Krieger
6. Setting Fumigant Application Buffer Zones - T.A. Barry, B. Johnson, and R. Segawa
7. Developing Pesticide Exposure Mitigation Strategies - Thomas Thongsinthusak, Joseph P. Frank
8. A Reality Fix for Risk Managers - J. Ross, J. Driver
9. Indoor Human Pyrethrins Exposure: Contact, Absorption, Metabolism, and Urine Biomonitoring - Sami Selim
10. Monitoring human exposure to Pesticides using immunoassay - M.E. Koivunen, S.J. Gee
11. Dosimetry and Biomonitoring: Following Golfer Exposure to Chlorpyrifos - R. Putnam, J.M. Clark
12. Assessment of pesticides exposure for epidemiologic Research: Measurement error and bias - Shelley A. Harris
13. Dose prediction modeling for epidemiologic Assessment of pesticide exposure risks in Occupational cohorts - Shelley A. Harris, Kristen M. Wells
14. Evaluation of Potential Carbaryl Exposures Associated with Residential Lawn and Garden Product Use: Results of a Biological Monitoring Program - C. Lunchick, J. Driver and J. Ross
15. Probabilistic Methods for the Evaluation of Potential Aggregate Exposure Associated with Agricultural and Consumer Uses of Pesticides - J. Driver, J. Ross, M. Pandian, C. Lunchick, J. Lantz, G. Mihlan and B. Young

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