Evaluation and regulation of pesticides in drinking water: A Canadian approach.

@article{Ritter1989EvaluationAR,
  title={Evaluation and regulation of pesticides in drinking water: A Canadian approach.},
  author={Lothar Ritter and Gary Brent Wood},
  journal={Food additives and contaminants},
  year={1989},
  volume={6 Suppl 1},
  pages={
          S87-94
        }
}
Pesticides are registered in Canada under the authority of the Pest Control Products Act, administered by the Department of Agriculture. Pre-market registration requirements include submission of extensive toxicology data in order to allow evaluation of potential human hazards which may be associated with exposure to pesticides. Drinking water guidelines in Canada, although under provincial jurisdiction, are generally recommended by the federal government with collaboration of provincial… CONTINUE READING
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