Flashcards in CH. 4 The Pesticide Label Deck (16)
(True or False) Regardless of the signal word they bear all pesticide labels must carry the words "Keep out of reach of children".
(True or False) All formulations of the same active ingredient carry the same signal word.
(True or False) The skull and crossbones symbol must appear on every pesticide label.
Which signal word(s) on a pesticide label would indicate that the product was highly toxic to humans?
a. Danger-Poison Peligro
b. Warning Aviso
(True or False) Labels should be removed from pesticide containers and kept in a notebook so they remain clean and legible.
(True or False) A certain active ingredient has a technical chemical name and one accepted common name, but may be in products with several different trade/brand names.
(Refer to label on page 29) (Yes or No) Should you require your early entry employees wear safely glasses, goggles, or face shield when entering an area treated with "No Pest" during the REI?
(Refer to label on page 29) (Yes or No) If a person filling a spray tank accidentally swallows a mouthful of "No Pest" concentrate, should they immediately swallow syrup of ipecac to induce vomiting?
(Refer to label on page 29) Regardless of the container material (glass, metal or plastic) all empty "No Pest" containers should be _________.
c. triple rinsed
(Refer to label on page 29) (True or False) Containers of "No Pest" can be kept in the home as long as the storage area is locked.
(Refer to label on page 29) (Yes or No) When using this product does it present a hazard to any wildlife or non-target animals? If yes list 3 groups of animals of particular concern.
(Refer to label on page 29) (Yes or No) Should "No Pest" be applied to a permeable soil with a water table close to the surface?
(Refer to label on page 29) No person should be allowed to enter early into an area still under the REI from a treatment with "No Pest" unless they are provided with ____________.
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (PPE)
(Refer to label on page 29) The REI for an agricultural "No Pest" application is
a. as soon as spray is dried
b. 4 hours
c. 48 hours
Before purchasing a pesticide, read the container label to determine:
A. If the product can be used to treat your plant, crop, animal or site.
B. If the product will control the problem pest.
C. How much of the product will be needed.
D. All of the above.