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EPA oversight of pesticides : good laboratory practices and conditional registrations, Maggie Gibson, editor

Label
EPA oversight of pesticides : good laboratory practices and conditional registrations
Title
EPA oversight of pesticides
Title remainder
good laboratory practices and conditional registrations
Statement of responsibility
Maggie Gibson, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Pesticides used to control weeds, unwanted insects, and fungi contribute to agricultural productivity and public health by preventing crop damage and controlling pests. However, pesticides may also have adverse effects. EPA's OPP reviews applications for pesticide products and registers those that it determines do not have unreasonable adverse effects on health and the environment. This book examines the extent to which EPA inspects for GLP compliance laboratories that test pesticides and the challenges EPA faces in doing so; uses the information obtained through GLP inspections in its pestici
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
632.950289
Index
index present
LC call number
SB952.5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Environmental remediation technologies, regulations and safety
Label
EPA oversight of pesticides : good laboratory practices and conditional registrations, Maggie Gibson, editor
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • EPA OVERSIGHT OF PESTICIDES: GOOD LABORATORY PRACTICES AND CONDITIONAL REGISTRATIONS; EPA OVERSIGHT OF PESTICIDES: GOOD LABORATORY PRACTICES AND CONDITIONAL REGISTRATIONS; Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data; CONTENTS; PREFACE; Chapter 1: PESTICIDE SAFETY: IMPROVEMENTS NEEDED IN EPA'S GOOD LABORATORY PRACTICES INSPECTION PROGRAM; WHY GAO DID THIS STUDY; WHAT GAO RECOMMENDS; WHAT GAO FOUND; ABBREVIATIONS; BACKGROUND; EPA HAS INSPECTED FEW LABORATORIES FOR GLP COMPLIANCE AND FACED CHALLENGES IN SELECTING LABORATORIES FOR INSPECTIONS
  • Agency comments and our evaluationappendix i: objectives, scope and methodology; related gaoproducts; index
  • Chapter 2: PESTICIDES: EPASHOULD TAKE STEPS TO IMPROVE ITS OVERSIGHT OF CONDITIONAL REGISTRATIONSWHY GAO DID THIS STUDY; WHAT GAO RECOMMENDS; WHAT GAO FOUND; ABBREVIATIONS; BACKGROUND; TOTAL NUMBER OF CONDITIONAL REGISTRATIONS GRANTED IS UNCLEAR, AS EPA FOUND DATA TO BE INACCURATE; EXTENT TO WHICH EPA ENSURES THAT REGISTRANTS SUBMIT ADDITIONAL REQUIRED DATA AND EPA REVIEWS THESE DATA IS UNKNOWN; STAKEHOLDERS GENERALLY SAID EPA NEEDS TO IMPROVE ITS CONDITIONAL REGISTRATION PROCESS AND HAD MIXED VIEWS ON THE VALUE OF THESE REGISTRATIONS; CONCLUSION; RECOMMENDATIONS FOR EXECUTIVE ACTION
  • Epa rarely used glp inspection results in initial pesticide registration decisions but sometimes used them for later reexaminationepa and fda do not regularly collaborate on laboratory inspections and may be duplicating each other's work; conclusion; recommendations for executive action; agency comments and our evaluation; appendix i: objectives, scope and methodology; appendix ii:web-based survey to laboratories; appendix iii: laboratories inspected for glpcompliance by epa and fda, fy 2005-2012
Control code
ocn894666696
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781629488028
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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.b36281025
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)894666696
  • ebsco162948802X

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