Journal of Environmental and Public Health / 2009 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Total Pesticide Exposure Calculation among Vegetable Farmers in Benguet, Philippines

Table 3

Frequency Distribution of Active Ingredients of Pesticides Used. IA: extremely dangerous; IB: highly dangerous; II: moderately dangerous; III: slightly dangerous; 0: not dangerous under normal use.

Pesticide classificationActive ingredientWHO classificationFrequencyPercentage

PyrethroidFenvalerateII7837.0
CypermethrinII3114.7
OrganophosphateMetamidophosIB5124.2
CarbamatesMancozebO5023.7

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