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Guidelines on the management of public health pesticides. Report of an WHO interregional consultation (archived)

May 2003

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Publication details

Number of pages: 54
Publication date: 2003
Languages: English, French, Spanish
WHO reference number: WHO/CDS/WHOPES/2003.7

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Overview

The objectives of this report is to assist Member States to develop national policies and guidelines and the legislative basis for the effective management of pesticides in public health. Guidelines for the major aspects of management of public health pesticides are provided on this document, including legislative control, administrative set-ups, product registration, procurement, storage and transport, application, maintenance and disposal, monitoring and surveillance, management of insecticide resistance and quality control.