oct 7 - pesticides regulation of pesticides relative risks...

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pesticides regulation of pesticides relative risks and risk assessment video - "big fears, little risk" a fungicide with a structure based on carbon atoms is a eradicant fungicide protectant fungicide elemental fungicide organic fungicide broad spectrum fungicide answer: organic fungicide (organic fungicides and organic agriculture do not mean the same thing, can't use organic fungicides in organic agriculture) a fungicide that forms a barrier on the plant surface to prevent new infections is a eradicant fungicide protectant fungicide elemental fungicide organic fungicide broad spectrum fungicide answer: protectant fungicide a fungicide that can kill only a few types of fungi is: broad spectrum narrow spectrum an eradicant a protectant organic answer: narrow spectrum the federal organization(s) that oversee(s) the registration of agricultural pesticides in the US is (are) the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Food and Drug Administration (FDA) United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) all of the above answer: key is OVERSEES, only one organization oversees the whole process and that is the EPA pesticide regulation regulated by federal and state agencies federal environmental protection agency (EPA, ultimately says yes or no if it can
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be used) us department of agriculture (USDA) (sets guidelines for use of pesticide product in agricultural situation, how applied, restrictions on workers, etc) (based on EPAs
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