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AC 505 AGROCHEMICAL REGULATION, QUALITY CONTROL AND MANAGEMENT (3L+0P) II

Objective
  To acquaint students about the insecticide laws, national and international guidelines, fertilizer control order, quality and quality control.

Theory

UNIT I
  Laws, acts and rules governing registration and regulations of agrochemical production and use.

UNIT II
  EPA, WHO, FAO, JMPR, Codex committee guidelines.

UNIT III
  National / international guidelines on pesticide safety.

UNIT IV
  Provisions of Insecticide Act and Rules

UNIT V
  Quality: Establishment of quality control laboratories. Concepts of accreditation of quality control laboratories

UNIT VI
  Management and pesticide management

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