Active Ingredient: Carbofuran
Human Health Risk Assessment and Mitigation
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Overview


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

  • December 2004 Background for Exposure Monitoring of Workers Dipping Nursery Stock (PDF
  • September 2004 Review of Dermal Absorption Data for Carbofuran (PDF)
  • March 2002 Carbofuran Dislogeable Foliar Residue Data from Cotton Fields Sampled in Fresno, Madera and Yolo Counties in Summer 2001 (PDF)
  • August 2001 Carbofuran Results for Alfalfa DFR Collected in Imperial County in March 2001 (PDF)
  • November 1999 Exposure and Illness Following Early Reentry into a Carbofuran-Treated Field (PDF)
  • November 1995 Report on Ambient Air Monitoring for Carbofuran in Imperial County During February and March 1995 (PDF)
    • Attachment I - III (PDF)
  • May 1994 Report on Ambient Concentrations near an Application of Carbofuran in Imperial County (PDF)
  • December 1985 Monterey County Residential Air Monitoring (PDF)
  • June 1981 Study of the Possible Presence of Carbofuran and Its Metabolites in Groundwater (PDF)
Risk Management Directives (RMDs)

RMDs identify pesticide exposures that require mitigation in order to further protect human health.

Outreach Activities and Materials
  • 2008 Carbofuran: Toxicity Profile and Non-Dietary Risk Evaluation (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