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This collection of fact sheets contains general and chemical-specific information.

Health and Safety Fact Sheets include information such as safety precautions in applying pesticides to control mosquitos, product recalls and EPA's process for protecting the public from pesticide residues in food, including the special efforts taken to protect infants and children.

Regulatory Action Fact Sheets - Fact sheets on how EPA regulates certain chemicals or types of pesticides.

Chemical Search - OPP's Chemical Search collects a wide variety of factsheets, including those for active ingredients in conventional pesticides registered by the Office of Pesticide Programs under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA). The fact sheets can be found under the Regulatory Actions tab.

If you don't find an answer to your question about a chemical, contact the National Pesticide Information Center (NPIC). Exit EPA disclaimer NPIC provides objective, science-based information about a variety of pesticide-related subjects, including pesticide products, recognition and management of pesticide poisonings, toxicology, and environmental chemistry. NPIC also lists state pesticide regulatory agencies, and provides links to their Web site. NPIC can be contacted at: 1-800-858-7378 or by email at npic@ace.orst.edu. For more information, read the NPIC fact sheet.

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