ERIC Number: ED040064
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: N/A
Pesticides, A Scientists' Institute for Public Information Workbook.
Dahlsten, Donald L.; And Others
This collection of articles emphasizes the need for care in the use of chemical pesticides. Economic and ecological implications of pest control are discussed, and data are given on the effectiveness and side effects of chemical insecticides. Alternative methods of control are proposed. The part that can be played by the public in decision making is discussed. A short annotated bibliography is included. (EB)
Descriptors: Agricultural Production, Ecology, Economics, Environmental Education, Instructional Materials, Pesticides, Pollution, Public Health, Reference Materials
Scientists' Institute for Public Information, 30 East 68th St., New York, N. Y. 10021 ($2.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Scientists' Inst. for Public Information, New York, NY.