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Pesticide related issues in forest tree nurseriesAuthor(s): John W. Taylor
Source: In: Riley, L.E.; Dumroese, R.K.; Landis, T.D. National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations - 2006. Proceedings RMRS-P-50. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. p. 132-134
Publication Series: Proceedings (P)
Station: Rocky Mountain Research Station
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DescriptionThe FQPA was designed to protect infants, children, and females from pesticides, and was effective immediately on signing by the president. The act requires review of ALL tolerances, and introduced the “risk cup” concept as a method for evaluating lifetime exposures to pesticides.
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CitationTaylor, John W. 2007. Pesticide related issues in forest tree nurseries. In: Riley, L.E.; Dumroese, R.K.; Landis, T.D. National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations - 2006. Proceedings RMRS-P-50. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. p. 132-134
KeywordsFQPA, FIFRA, pesticide registration, Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act
- Pesticides used in forest nursery management in the United States and the impact of the Food Quality Protection Act and other regulatory actions
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