Project

Project to assess current approaches and knowledge with a view to develop a Guidance Document for pesticide exposure assessment for workers, operators, bystanders and residents

Duration
18 December 2007 → 02 October 2008
Funding
European funding: various
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Plant biology
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Public health care
    • Public health sciences
    • Public health services
  • Agricultural and food sciences
    • Agricultural plant production
    • Horticultural production
Keywords
exposure occupational pesticides
 
Project description

Produce a comprehensive review of all existing data on the exposure and risk assessment of operators, workers, bystanders and residents. The document will identify the main difficulties and data/model gpas in current approaches and detail any further steps which need to be taken. A draft guidance document for human pesticide exposure assessment will be outlined to apply at EU and MS level.