Pesticide Factsheet: Pyrethroids in Bed Nets: deltamethrin, etofenprox, lambda-cyhalothrin permethrin, piperonyl butoxide


Recently, synthetic pyrethroid insecticides have been applied to some types of bed net to repel or kill the insect. Known as ‘Insecticide-treated Bed Nets,’ they have become particularly prevalent in malaria-prone countries. Learn more about the health and environmental risks of Insecticide-treated Bed Nets in this factsheet series by PAN Asia Pacific (PANAP).

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Title: Pesticide Factsheet: Pyrethroids in Bed Nets: deltamethrin, etofenprox, lambda-cyhalothrin permethrin, piperonyl butoxide
Authors: PANAP
Tags: pesticides
pesticide
highly hazardous pesticides
health
hazardous chemicals
hazardous pesticides
pyrethroids
deltamethrin
etofenprox
lambda-cyhalothrin
permethrin
piperonyl butoxide
Date: 1-Apr-2012
URI: http://library.ipamglobal.org/jspui/handle/ipamlibrary/772
Category Type: Articles
Appears in Sub-Collections:Highly Hazardous Pesticides







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