Active Ingredient: Abamectin (Avermectin)
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Risk Assessment Documents

Risk Characterization Documents (RCDs) estimate the nature and likelihood of adverse health effects in humans who may be exposed to pesticides.

Other Documents

  • October 1999 Abamectin Dislodgeable Foliar Residues Following Reduced-Volume and Conventional Pesticide Applications in a Greenhouse (PDF)
  • February 1998 Contact Dermatitis in California Nursery Workers: Part I. Surveillance of Skin Disease (PDF)
  • April 1996 Greenhouse Pesticide Mixer/Loader/Applicator Exposure Study (PDF)
  • December 1988 Potential Dermal and Respiratory Exposure to Abamectin During Greenhouse Applications (PDF)

For content questions, contact:

Ann Schaffner
Worker Health and Safety Branch
1001 I Street, P.O. Box 4015
Sacramento, CA 95812-4015
Phone: (916) 445-4222
E-mail: Ann.Schaffner@cdpr.ca.gov

Kara James
Pesticide Registration Branch
1001 I Street, P.O. Box 4015
Sacramento, CA 95812-4015
Phone: (916) 324-3523
E-mail: Kara.James@cdpr.ca.gov