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Respiratory Protective Devices for Pesticides
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For many toxic chemicals, the respiratory (breathing) system is the quickest and most direct route of entry into the circulatory system. More
Toxicity of Pesticides
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Toxicity of Pesticides

Winand Hock, Ph.D.

People who use pesticides or regularly come in contact with them must understand the relative toxicity and potential health effects of the products they use. More
Spray Adjuvants
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Spray Adjuvants

Winand Hock, Ph.D.

An adjuvant is added to a pesticide product or pesticide spray mixture to enhance the pesticide’s performance and/or the physical properties of the spray mixture. More
West Nile Encephalitis: What You Need to Know
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West Nile Encephalitis: What You Need to Know

Sharon I Gripp, Steve Jacobs, Winand Hock, Ph.D.

Basic information about West Nile Encephalitis, including history, transmission, symptoms, treatment and how to manage/control its existence in our community. More
Mosquito Biology and Control
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Mosquito Biology and Control

Sharon I Gripp, Charlie Pitts, Ph.D., Winand Hock, Ph.D.

Read about the biology and habitat of mosquitoes, strategies for eliminating breeding sites and reducing mosquito bites, and the safe use of insect repellents. More
Using Insect and Tick Repellents Safely
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Using Insect and Tick Repellents Safely

Amy Korman, Sharon I Gripp, Steve Jacobs, Winand Hock, Ph.D.

Repellents are chemicals applied to provide relief and protection from mosquitoes, ticks, and other biting pests. Proper and safe use of these chemicals is necessary. More