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The Handbook of Pesticides

Hazem Shawky Fouda

258 pages
Arcler Education Inc
The ‘handbook of pesticides’ is a comprehensive, scientific manual on the use, nature, effect and control of pesticides. It features contributions by experts from government pest management institutions, academia, and the private sector on issues associated to the needs, uses, and properties of chemicals found in modern pesticides. The book discusses pesticide crop residue limits; hazard levels of long-term human toxicity; and the chemical profile of different pesticides. This pesticide manual is an important reference tool for different readers spanning the food sector, the agricultural sector, environmental and industrial health/safety specialists and toxicologists. It also gives pesticide handlers tips on what to do for prevention of pesticide exposure and poisoning.
Author Bio
Hazem Shawky Fouda has a PhD. In Agriculture Sciences, obtained his PhD. from the Faculty of Agriculture, Alexandria University, 2008, MSc. In Agriculture Sciences from the Faculty of Agriculture, Alexandria University in 2004, Post-Grade Diploma in Cotton, 2001, BSc. in Agriculture Sciences, from the Faculty of Agriculture, Alexandria University, 1997, He is working in Cotton Arbitration & Testing General Organization (CATGO) since 1999 till present. Was working in the International Cotton Training Center (ICTC) – Cotton Arbitration & Testing General Organization (CATGO) from 2000 till 2015, as a Lecturer & Classer's Trainer for Egyptian and foreigner classers, technicians, ginners, spinners & traders in all cotton aspects starting from picking seed cotton till preparing bales for export including other cotton aspects and training them practically on classing cotton. Besides that he was an editor and active member in the Research & Translation Committee, participating in issuing weekly, monthly and annually issues about the international & local cotton market including price trends and direction, recent developments & researches concerning cotton production, protection, harvesting, ginning, fiber testing, spinning & weaving since its foundation in 2000 till 2014 and since 2015 till 2018 he worked as an inspector from 2018 till present works as a consultant..