National pesticide survey

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water, Office of Pesticides and Toxic Substances , [Washington, D.C.?]
Drinking water -- United States -- Contamination -- Statistics., Pesticides -- Toxicology -- United States -- Statistics., Wells -- United States -- Statis
Other titlesSurvey design., NPS survey design.
ContributionsUnited States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Water., United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Pesticides and Toxic Substances.
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Open LibraryOL17661614M

This fact sheet provides an overview of the Survey and a summary of Survey findings. A joint project of EPA's Office of Drinking Water (ODW) and Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP), the Survey is the first national study of pesticides, pesticide degradates, and nitrate in drinking water wells.

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National pesticide survey: survey design. [United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Water.; United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Pesticides and Toxic Substances.;].

and pesticide degradates included in the Survey were found in the sampled wells at levels above minimum reporting limits of the Survey. Estimates of the numbers of wells in the United States containing analytes detected in the Survey and 95% confidence intervals are presented in Exhibits 1 and 2, along with the analytes' associated minimum reporting (detection) limits.

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Use of Set Blanks in Reporting Pesticide Results at the U.S. Geological Survey National Water Quality Laboratory, – Executive SummaryBackground.—Pesticide results from the U.S.

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Current regulations are intended to protect the health of the general population by controlling pesticide use.

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This book explores whether the present regulatory approaches adequately protect infants and children, who may differ from adults in susceptibility and in dietary. Suggested Citation:"Appendix E: Survey of Pesticide R&D Directors: How Do Current Laws Affect Agricultural Pesticide Research Productivity?." National Research Council.

Regulating Pesticides in Food: The Delaney Paradox. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / ×. Data from the Pesticide Use Survey was released in InGCSAA launched the Pest Management Practices Survey as part of the second phase of the GCEP.

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The results of the EPA National Home and Garden Use Survey showed that 85% of all households have at least one pesticide in storage in or around the home.

The use of pesticides occurs on more thanfarms and in about 69 million households.