AGP - Resources
 

The FAO Obsolete Pesticide Programme publishes a wide range of communcation materials designed to raise public awareness about the problems of obsolete pesticides and assist developing countries deal with specific aspects of the problem.

Technical Guidelines:

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 12: Environmental Managment Tool Kit for Obsolete Pesticides(EMTK) - Volume 1

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 13: Environmental Managment Tool Kit for obsolete pesticides(EMTK) - Volume 2

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 14: The Preparation of Inventories of Pesticides and Contaminated Materials*

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 15: Environmental Managment Tool Kit for obsolete pesticides(EMTK) - Volume 3*

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 16: Environmental Managment Tool Kit for obsolete pesticides(EMTK) - Volume 4*

 *  Publication no. 14, 15 and 16 have been produced with the financial assistance of the European Union. The views expressed herein can in no way be taken to reflect the official opinion of the European Union.

Safeguarding Guideline: The guideline is in the final stages of preparation and should be available on this web site soon. Please check back soon or email to OPGroup@fao.org for further information.

Guidelines and Manuals

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 2 - Prevention of accumulation of obsolete pesticide stocks

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 3 - Pesticide storage and stock control manual

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 4 - Disposal of bulk quantities of obsolete pesticides in developing countries

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 7 - Guidelines for the management of small quantities of unwanted and obsolete pesticides

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 8 - Assessing soil contamination: A reference manual

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 9 - Baseline study on the problem of obsolete pesticide stocks

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 10 - FAO Training Manual for inventory taking obsolete pesticides

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 11 - Country guidelines

 Consultations on the prevention and disposal of obsolete and unwanted pesticide stocks in Africa and the Near East:
Reports:

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 1 - First consultation (December 1994)

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 5 - Second consultation (September 1996)

FAO Pesticide Disposal Series 6 - Third consultation (March 1998)

Fourth consultation (May 1999)

Fifth consultation (May 2001)

Sixth consultation (September 2002)

Seventh consultation (September 2004)

 

General Information:

Brochures:
Arabic and in English, FrenchSpanish

Posters:

 For more resources, visit the publications page.