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Posts Tagged: exposure

Applying Glyphosate? Know How to Choose the Right PPE

Figure 1. Few glyphosate product labels require that applicators wear

Public concern regarding the risk of illness from long-term exposure to glyphosate is on the rise....

Posted on Monday, January 27, 2020 at 1:45 PM
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture, Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Addressing the Science Surrounding Glyphosate

Applying glyphosate from a hand-held sprayer to control weeds. (Credit: CA Reynolds)

UC ANR's charge is research and extension and we provide guidance about how to manage weeds using...

Posted on Monday, September 23, 2019 at 3:45 PM
Tags: exposure (4), glyphosate (4), herbicide (8), pesticide (23), UC ANR (2), UC IPM (248), weed science (4), Weeds (27)
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Investigating the Pathways of Rodenticide Movement in Urban Wildlife

Urban coyote on pathway. (Credit: PxHere.com)

Rodenticides continue to come under scrutiny in California due to issues surrounding the potential...

Posted on Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 9:00 PM
Tags: bait (5), exposure (4), nontarget injury (1), pests (61), public health (7), rodent (8), rodenticide (5), UC IPM (248), Wildlife - General (1)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Dress correctly for work: new online course on personal protective equipment

Pesticide handlers must clean their work clothes separate from the family laundry to prevent pesticide contamination.

Spring is in full swing and summer is right around the corner. If you work in agricultural, turf,...

Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 10:00 PM
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden
 
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