How to Manage Pests
Pesticides: Water-Related Toxicology of Active Ingredients
To get information about a pesticide, you'll select a pesticide and confirm that it's the one you want; then supply information about the way it will be applied.
Step 1. Which pesticide?
Selecting a pesticide has two parts:
On the opening page,
Names can be the common chemical name of the pesticide active ingredient, product names, EPA registration numbers, or other alternate names.
Note that WaterTox
On the next page you'll select the active ingredient from one or more entries found in the database. Consider the products listed only as examples of products containing the active ingredient and at one time registered, since not all products are listed in the database.
Click on the active ingredient you're looking for.
If the product name you're looking for isn't in the database, and you don't know its chemical name, then you can look up the product in an online pesticide database or go back to the label. You might also do a Web search for the product name or go to the manufacturer's Web site to find the active ingredient.