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Available Publications:  Pesticides

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Pesticides Topic

Note: See also the Worker Protection Standard publications category.

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Title and EPA Reference Number

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10 Tips to Protect Children From Pesticide and Lead Poisonings, brochure, March 2003, (EPA 735-F-03-001)
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A Guide to Heat Stress in Agriculture, 56 pages, May 1993, (EPA 750-B-92-001)
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Agrichemicals: Food Quality Protection Act - Children and Consumers (PDF) (3 pp, 358K), 3 pages, October 2000, (EPA 305-F-00-005)
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Agrichemicals: Food Quality Protection Act - Review of Pesticides and Pesticide Reregistration (PDF) (3 pp, 351K), 3 pages, October 2000 (EPA 305-F-00-006)
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Agrichemicals: Worker Protection Standard - Definition of a Pesticide Handler (PDF) (3 pp, 262K), 3 pages, September 1998, (EPA 305-F-98-029)
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Agrichemicals: Worker Protection Standard - Does the WPS Require Growers to Protect Themselves? (PDF) (2 pp, 214K), 2 pages, September 1998, (EPA 305-F-98-031)
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Agrichemicals: Worker Protection Standard - Information Commercial Handlers Must Provide to Growers (PDF) (3 pp, 347K), 3 pages, August 2001, (EPA 305-F-01-010)
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Agrichemicals: Worker Protection Standard - Information Growers Must Provide to Commercial Handlers (PDF) (3 pp, 327K), 3 pages, August 2001, (EPA 305-F-01-009)
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Agrichemicals: Worker Protection Standard - Monitoring and Special Instructions for Pesticide Handlers (PDF) (2 pp, 260K), 2 pages, September 1998, (EPA 305-F-98-030)
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Agrichemicals: Worker Protection Standard - Q&A's on Central Posting on Large or Non-contiguous Establishments (PDF) (3 pp, 332K), 3 pages, August 2001, (EPA 305-F-01-013)
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Agrichemicals: Worker Protection Standard - Q&A's on Information Displayed at a Central Location (PDF) (3 pp, 333K), 3 pages, August 2001, (EPA 305-F-01-012)
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Agrichemicals: Worker Protection Standard - Q&A's on Posting When the Treated Plant or Soil Has Been Sold or Moved (PDF) (3 pp, 333K), 3 pages, August 2001, (EPA 305-F-01-014)
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Agrichemicals: Worker Protection Standard - When the Pesticide Is Not Applied As Scheduled (PDF) (3 pp, 341K), 3 pages, August 2001, (EPA 305-F-01-011)
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A Pesticide Inspectors' Manual for Interviewing Spanish Speaking Agricultural Workers on the Worker Protection Standard, 114 Pages, December 2007, (EPA 305-K-07-002)
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Aprenda A Usar Los Pesticidas Sin Peligro! (Learn To Use Pesticides Safely) Spanish, poster, 2001, (EPA 735-H-01-005)
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Choosing Chemical Resistant Personal Protective Equipment, 3 pages, 1993, (EPA-735-F-93-008)
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Citizen's Guide To Pest Control and Pesticide Safety, 54 pages, March 2005, (EPA 735-K-04-002)
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Controlar la Fatiga Causada por el Calor en el Trabajo Agricola (Spanish version of Controlling Heat Stress in Agriculture), 2-sided laminated card, September 1995, (EPA 750-F-95-002)
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Controle Efectivo de Pragas Domesticas (Effective Control of Household Pests) Portuguese (PDF) (2 pp, 99K), December 2005, (EPA 100-F-05-053)
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Diagnostico y Tratamiento de los Envenenamientos por Plaguicidas (Recognition and Treatment of Pesticide Poisonings) Spanish, 186 pages, September 1995, (EPA 540-R-95-024)
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Effective Control of Household Pests - Information for Older Adults and Family Caregivers (PDF) (2 pp, 74K), 2 pages, July 2004, (EPA 100-F-04-009)
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Effective Control of Household Pests- Information for Older Adults and Family Caregivers (Chinese) (PDF) (2pp, 1.1MB), 2004, (EPA 100-F-04-018)
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Effective Control of Household Pests - Information for Older Adults and Family Caregivers (Korean), 2 pages, 2005, (EPA-100-F-05-038)
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Effective Control of Household Pests- Information for Older Adults and Family Caregivers (Russian) (PDF) (2pp, 79K), 2005, (EPA 100-F-05-015)
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Effective Control of Household Pests - Information for Older Adults and Family Caregivers (Vietnamese) (PDF) (2pp, 117K), 2005, (EPA-100-F-04-021)
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Enforcement Alert: Pesticides Sold on the Internet Must Be Registered with the U.S. EPA - Vol. 6, No. 4 , 3 pages, November 2003, (EPA 325-N-03-003)
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EPA's Ag Center Available Worker Protection Standard (WPS) and Pesticide-Related Publications (PDF) (6 pp, 95K), 6 pages, Revised December 2005, (EPA 305-F-03-013)
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ESL for Farm Safety- Student Workbook, 95 pages, 1997, (EPA 735-B-97-901)
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ESL for Farm Safety- Teacher's Manual, 95 pages, 1997, (EPA 735-B-97-900)
  Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act Exit EPA (available online only)
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Final Pollution Prevention (P2) Guidance Manual for the Pesticide Formulating, Packaging, and Repackaging Industry: Implementing the P2 Alternative, 294 pages, June 1998, (EPA 821-B-98-017)
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For Your Information - Consumer Products Treated with Pesticides, 5 pages, April 1998, (EPA 735-F-98-004)
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For Your Information - Pesticides and Child Safety, 4 pages, January 2000, (EPA 735-F-93-050)
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Guidance for Funding Development and Administration of Tribal Pesticide Field Program and Enforcement Cooperative Agreements, 14 pages, January 2011, (EPA 735-R-11-001)
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Guides to Pollution Prevention: Non-Agricultural Pesticide Users, 58 pages, July 1993, (EPA 625-R-93-009)
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Guides to Pollution Prevention: The Pesticide Formulating Industry, 54 pages, February 1990, (EPA 625-7-90-004)
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How To Comply With the Worker Protection Standard for Agricultural Pesticides, What Employers Need To Know, 140 pages, Revised September 2005, Reprinted June 2006, (EPA 735-B-06-002)
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Importing Chemicals - What You Need to Know About TSCA (The Federal Toxic Substances Control Act), 2 pages, 1999, (EPA 910-F-99-002)
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Join Our Pest Patrol - A Backyard Activity Book for Kids on Integrated Pest Management, 36 pages, 2003, (EPA 735-F-03-002)
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Kontwol Efikas knot Vemin Anndan Kay (Effective Control of Household Pests - Information for Adults and Family Caregivers) Haitian Creole (PDF) (2 pp, 194K), September 2005, (EPA 100-F-05-034)
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Label Review Manual (PDF) (178 pp, 3.6MB), 178 pages, August 2003, (EPA 735-B-03-001)
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Literature Review of Contaminants in Livestock and Poultry Manure and Implications for Water Quality, 137 pages, July 2013, (EPA 820-R-13-002)
  Los Pesticidas son para envenenar a estos...No a estos (Pesticides Are Meant to Poison These...Not These) Spanish, poster, 2001, (EPA 735-H-01-003)
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Los Pesticidas y los Alimentos- Lo que usted y su familia nessesitan saber (Pesticides and Food: What You and Your Family Need to Know) Spanish, 2 pages, 1999, (EPA 735-F-99-010)
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Manejo eficaz de pesticidas en el hogar- Informacion para adultos en la edad dorada y familiares que cuidan de ellos (Effective Control of Household Pests- Information for Older Adults and Family Caregivers) Spanish (PDF) (2pp, 259K), July 2010, (EPA 100-F-10-020)
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Methyl Bromide Alternatives - Safe and Affordable Food Without Ozone Depletion, 4 pages, November 1999, (EPA 430-F-99-001)
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Office of Pesticide Programs FY 2001 Annual Report: Partners and Stakeholders: Working Together to Protect Public Health and the Environment, 13 pages, January 2002, (EPA 735-R-01-004)
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Personal Protective Equipment Guide Choosing Chemical Resistant PPE, 5 pages, 2012, (EPA 735-F-12-011)
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Personal Protective Equipment Guide: Coveralls, Gloves, and Other Skin Protection, 12 pages, 1993, (EPA-735-F-93-005)
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Personal Protective Equipment Guide: Protective Eyewear, 2 pages, (EPA 735-F-93-006)
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Pesticide Alert: Pesticide Safety and Site Security, 4 pages, September 2001, (EPA 730-F-01-006)
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Pesticide Industry Sales and Usage - 2000 and 2001 Market Estimates (PDF) (47 pp, 1MB), 47 pages, May 2004, (EPA 733-R-04-001)
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Pesticide Registration Notice 2003-1: Labeling of Pesticide Products Under the National Organic Program (PDF) (12 pp, 94K), 12 pages, 2003, (EPA 730-N-03-001)
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Pesticide Registration (PR) Notice 2000-3: Notice to Manufacturers, Formulators, Producers, and Registrants of Pesticide Products - First Aid Statements on Pesticide Product Labels, 10 pages, April 2000, (EPA 730-F-00-010)
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Pesticide Registration (PR) Notice 96-8: Notice to Manufacturers, Formulators, Producers, and Registrants of Pesticide Products. Subject: Toxicologically Significant Levels of Pesticide Active Ingredients, 10 pages, October 31, 1996, (EPA 730-N-96-007)
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Pesticides and National Strategies for Health Care Providers: Workshop Proceedings, 58 pages, July 1998, (EPA 735-R-98-001)
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Pest Wise- Strategic Agricultural Initiative, Brochure, 2 pages, October 2008, (EPA 731-F-08-005)
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Profile of the Agricultural Chemical, Pesticide, and Fertilizer Industry, 200 pages, September 2000, (EPA 310-R-00-003)
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Protect Children from Poisonings - Lock It Up!, poster, 2003, (EPA 735-H-03-002)
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Protecting Children's Health: The National Pesticide Program (PDF) (31 pp, 3.2MB), 31 pages, October 2010, (EPA 735-K-10-001)
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Protection for Pesticide Handlers: Protect Yourself, Brush Up on Covering Up, 5 pages, 1993, (EPA-735-F-93-007)
  Protective Clothing for Pesticide Users, poster, 1987, (EPA 170-OPA-87-1117)
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Protect Yourself from Pesticides: Guide for Agricultural Workers (English/ Chinese-Mandarin) (PDF) (48 pp, 2.0MB), 48 pages, (EPA 305-B-06-004)
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Protect Yourself from Pesticides: Guide for Agricultural Workers (English/ Filipino-Tagalog) (PDF) (47 pp, 2.2MB), 47 pages, (EPA 305-B-06-006)
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Protect Yourself from Pesticides: Guide for Agricultural Workers (English/ Haitian-Creole) (PDF) (47 pp, 4.0MB), 47 pages, (EPA 305-B-06-007)
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Protect Yourself from Pesticides: Guide for Agricultural Workers (English/ Hmong) (PDF) (48 pp, 3.0MB), 48 pages, (EPA 305-B-06-009)
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Protect Yourself from Pesticides: Guide for Agricultural Workers (English/ Ilocano) (PDF) (47 pp, 2.3MB), 47 pages, (EPA 305-B-06-010)
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Protect Yourself from Pesticides: Guide for Agricultural Workers (English/ Khmer) (PDF) (48 pp, 1.9MB), 48 pages, (EPA 735-F-05-016)
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Protect Yourself from Pesticides: Guide for Agricultural Workers (English/ Laotian) (PDF) (50 pp, 2.3MB), 50 pages, (EPA 305-B-06-008)
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Protect Yourself from Pesticides: Guide for Agricultural Workers (English/ Polish) (PDF) (47 pp, 2.2MB), 47 pages, (EPA 305-B-06-005)
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Protect Yourself from Pesticides: Guide for Agricultural Workers (English/ Portuguese) (PDF) (47 pp, 4.2MB), 47 pages, (EPA 735-B-03-002)
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Protect Yourself from Pesticides: Guide for Agricultural Workers (English/ Spanish) (PDF) (48 pp, 1.8MB), 48 pages, (EPA 735-B-06-001)
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Protect Yourself from Pesticides: Guide for Agricultural Workers (English/ Vietnamese) (PDF) (46 pp, 2.9MB), 46 pages, (EPA 735-B-93-002-VN)
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Protect Yourself from Pesticides: Guide for Pesticide Handlers, 101 pages, December 1993, (EPA 735-B-93-003)
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Protect Yourself from Pesticides/ Protejase de los Pesticidas (English/Spanish), 2 page brochure, January 1994, (EPA 735-F-94-001)
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Protejase de los Pesticidas - Guia para los que Manejan Pesticidas (Spanish version of Protect Yourself from Pesticides: Guide for Pesticide Handlers), 101 pages, April 1994, (EPA 735-B-94-001)
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Que Debo Hacer...Si He Estado Expuesto a los Pesticidas? (What Should I Do if I've Been Exposed to Pesticides?) Spanish, brochure, 2000, (EPA 910-F-00-008)
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Quick Reference Guide to the 1992 Worker Protection Standard (WPS), poster, July 1993, (EPA 735-H-93-003)
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Read the Label First! Protect Your Garden, 2 pages, 2000, (EPA 740-F-00-003)
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Read the Label First! Protect Your Household, 2 pages, 2000, (EPA 740-F-00-004)
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Read the Label First! Protect Your Kids (PDF) (2 pp, 1MB), 2 pages, (EPA 740-F-00-001)
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Read the Label First! Protect Your Pet, 2 pages, 2000, (EPA 740-F-00-002)
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Recognition and Management of Pesticide Poisonings, 6th Edition, 272 pages, 2013, (EPA 735-K-13-001) (H, O)
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Reconocimiento y Manejo de los Envenenamiento por Pesticidas (Spanish version of Recognition and Management of Pesticide Poisonings), 238 pages, 1999, (EPA 735-R-98-004)
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Roaches - Cockroach Control Leaflet, 2 pages, February 2000, (EPA 735-F-98-015)
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Ropa protectora para los que usan pesticides (Protective Clothing for Pesticides Users) Spanish, poster, 1987, (EPA 170-OPA-87-117S)
  Setting Tolerances for Pesticide Residues in Foods, January 1999, (EPA 735-F-99-003)
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Siguiendo el Sol (Chasing the Sun), Spanish with English subtitles video, 1994, (EPA 735-V-96-002)
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Socorro! Una Cucaracha! Un Libro de Ejercicios para Ninos sobre la Prevencion de Cucarachas en la Casa (Help! It's a Roach! A Roach Prevention Activity Book) Spanish, 12 pages, September 2002, (EPA 735-F-01-004)
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Spray Drift of Pesticides, 5 pages, December 1999, (EPA 735-F-99-024)
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Steps to Protect Yourself from Pesticides / Aksion pou pwotege tet-ou de pestisid (English/ Haitian Creole), 28 pages, pocket guide, October 1995, (EPA 735-F-95-003)
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Steps to Protect Yourself from Pesticides (English/Khmer) (PDF) (15 pp, 509K), October 1995, (EPA 735-F-05-015)
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Steps to Protect Yourself from Pesticides (English/Laotian), 28 pages, October 1995, (EPA 735-F-95-006)
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Steps to Protect Yourself from Pesticides / Medidas de Proteccao Pessoal contra Pesticidas (English/Portuguese) (PDF) (15 pp, 1MB) 15 pages, pocket guide, October 1995, (EPA 735-F-95-006)
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Steps to Protect Yourself from Pesticides / Pasos a seguir para protegerse de los pesticidas (English/Spanish), 28 pages, pocket guide, October 1995, (EPA 735-F-95-002)
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The Value of Countries Working Together to Regulate Pesticides and Food Safety (PDF) (2 pp, 138K), 2 pages, April 2009, (EPA 735-K-09-001)
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Use These Products Safely - Read the Label First, poster, 2000, (EPA 735-H-00-001)
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Why Read Labels? (PDF) (2 pp, 585K), 2 pages, August 2002, (EPA 735-F-02-015)
* These documents can not be faxed to you due to their length. Hard copies can either be downloaded from the web or mailed to you.

 

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