Pesticide Education Topics

 

Pesticide Container Management

Worker Protection Standard

The Worker Protection Standard for Agricultural Pesticides (WPS) is a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency regulation designed to prevent pesticide poisonings and injuries among agricultural workers and pesticide handlers.

  • Worker Protection Standard - EPA Office of Pesticide Programs site for basic information on WPS
  • EPA Worker Protection Standards - USDA Agricultural Labor Affairs listing of several useful WPS information resources.
  • WPS How to Comply Manual- An updated 2005 on-line version of a manual, prepared by EPA, to provide the information necessary for employers to comply with the requirements of the 1992 Worker Protection Standard.
  • WPS Revisions - UF/IFAS Pesticide Information Office summary of revisions to the WPS regulations.
  • WPS Field Warning Signs - Information about use of field warning signs to warn agricultural workers of pesticide applications

Pesticide Disposal

 

 

Pruning

Pruning

Pruning