All posts in 'Risk Assessment'

When 1+1 Does Not Equal 2

Posted on February 19th, 2016 · Posted in Drift, Risk Assessment

Multiple exposures to different pesticide chemicals are common and arise from use of pesticide products comprised of mixtures of active and other ingredients, as well as co-application of different pesticide products. Interactive effects of chemicals range from additive effects (where the toxicity is simply the sum  of the toxicity of the two chemicals) to..
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Herbicide BMPs Manual

Posted on January 4th, 2016 · Posted in Herbicides, Risk Assessment, Toxicity

We’re pleased to announce the release of a publication that was a joint effort between the California Invasive Plant Council (Cal-IPC) and Pesticide Research Institute: Best Management Practices (BMPs) for Wildland Stewardship: Protecting Wildlife When Using Herbicides for Invasive Plant Management. The manual includes field techniques from experienced land managers for reducing..
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