Pesticide Management and Insecticide Resistance [NOOK Book]

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Pesticide Management and Insecticide Resistance
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  • ISBN-13: 9780323143806
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science
  • Publication date: 12/2/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 658
  • File size: 7 MB

Table of Contents

List of Contributors


Preface


Acknowledgments


The Cost of Commercializing Pesticides


1. Pesticide Residues and Their Relationship to Pesticide Management


Pesticide Residues and Agricultural Workers-An Overview


Evaluation of the Hazard of Pesticide Residues in the Environment


Pesticide Residues in Food in the Context of Present and Future International Pesticide Managerial Approaches


Pesticide Residue Regulation


International Implications of National Pesticide Regulations


2. Pesticide Safety


Introduction


A Global View of Pesticide Safety


Pesticide Management Safety-From a Medical Point of View


Problems of Pesticide Management and Safety Programs in South East Asia


Pesticide Safety as It Relates to the Manufacturing, Warehousing, and Distribution of Pesticides


Safety as a Factor in the Development of Pest Control Programs


3. Role of Application Techniques in Respect to Safe and Efficient Pest Control


Introduction


Efficiency in Pesticide Application


Importance of Pesticide Application Equipment and Related Field Practices in Developing Countries


Pesticide Application Laws, Regulations, and Training Programs Designed for Promoting Greater Worker Safety


4. Pesticide Resistance II


Resistance in Culcine Mosquitoes in California-Countermeasures


Resistance in the Housefly in Denmark and Elsewhere


Resistance in Ticks and Insects of Veterinary Importance


Insecticide Resistance in Soil Insects Attacking Crops


Resistance in Mites and Insects Affecting Orchard Crops


Resistance in Arthropod Predators and Parasites


5. The Impact of Chlorofluorocarbons/Ozone


Introduction


The Photodissociation of Chlorofluoromethanes in the Stratosphere


The Fluorocarbon/Ozone Question


Fluorocarbons and the Environment: The Public Policy Perspective


Alternative Delivery Systems for Insecticidal Aerosols


6. An International View of the Significance and the Control of Urban Pests


Household Pests in Developed Countries


Termite and Termiticide Research in the US: 1944-1976


Speculations on Applications of New Methods and Materials for Pesticide Uses in Urban Entomology


7. Agricultural Pests i n International Commerce


Significance of the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization, Its Functions, and Their Implementation


Talk on the Caribbean Plant Protection Commission


8. Contributed Papers


Pesticide Applicator Training and Certification as a Factor in the Management of Pesticides


An Experimental Pesticide Monitoring Program in Agricultural Settlements of Israel


The Importance of Pesticides in Successful Pest Management Programs


Coordination in the US Federal Government on Pests, Pesticides, and Pest Management


Toxicology and Safety Evaluation of Phosvel to Egyptian Water Buffalo


Survey of Pesticide Residues and Their Metabolites in Humans


The Current Status of DDT in the United States Ralph W. Sherman


Dermal Absorption, Distribution, and the Fate of Six Pesticides in the Rabbit


Insecticide Residues and Tainting in Cocoa


Oil-Based Carbaryl for Control of Rice Insects by Ultralow Volume


CM-UTH 1424, a New Insecticide for the Control of Flies and Agricultural Insect Pests


Growth Promoting Hormone and Analogues in the Food Plant of Notodontidae, Sphingidae, and Saturniidae and the Effect on Postembryonic Development


Fate of Fenitrothion in Forest Trees VI. Some Factors Affecting Rate of Dissipation from Balsam Fir and White Spruce


Determination of Suitable Weather Conditions for Forest Aerial Spraying


Optimizing Pesticide Safety with Closed Mixing and Handling Systems


Developments in Atomization Equipment for Aerial Applications


Development of Leptophos for Use on Tobacco in Canada


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