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Using pesticides on your lawn

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/about-pesticides/using-pesticides-your-lawn.html

Mar 19, 2019 ...Using pesticides on your lawn A healthy lawn without pesticides Did you know that a healthy lawn is less vulnerable to pests, weeds, drought and other problems? Lawn pests can be any animal, plant, or other organism that is troublesome or can cause injury. When pests become a problem, many people rely on pesticides. Pesticides can help you control a serious

Using pesticides

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Sep 29, 2015 ...Using pesticides Information on pesticides and their use at home, at work and for agriculture. Also get pest control tips. Services and information About Pesticides Learn about pesticide safety, including insect repellents, homemade pesticides, pesticide spray drift, lawn pesticides and food safety. Pest control tips Information on how to deal with common

Using pesticides at work

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Sep 29, 2015 ...Using pesticides at work Information for pest control professionals, including importation standards, a pesticide label database and how to report a problem. Services and information Pesticide Label Search Access pesticide product information. Search labels by keyword, product name, active ingredient or registration number. Importing pest control products

Use pesticides safely

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Jan 14, 2019 ...Use pesticides safely If you choose to use a pesticide in or around your home, you are responsible for using it safely. These safety tips will help you use, store, and dispose of pesticides properly, so that you reduce the risks to people and the environment. Never try to make homemade pesticides since this can lead to risks to your health and safety

Household use of chemical pesticides and fertilizers

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Nov 8, 2019 ...Household use of chemical pesticides and fertilizers Access PDF (677 kB) HouseholdsFootnote 1 use chemical pesticides and fertilizers to improve the look of their lawns and gardens. These chemicals can pollute lakes and rivers that may be sources of drinking water for some communities. Chemical pesticides are also toxic to many forms of life and can

Keep your pets safe when using pesticides

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/consumer-product-safety/reports-publications/pesticides-pest-management/fact-sheets-other-resources/keep-your-pets-safe-when-using-pesticides.html

Jul 15, 2016 ...Keep your pets safe when using pesticides (PDF Version - 125 K) Many products we use on a regular basis contain pesticides, from swimming pool sanitizers to insect repellents, mothballs, and flea protection products for pets. Although all pesticides can pose some risk, the level of risk depends on how toxic the pesticide is, and how much exposure occurs

Cosmetic pesticide bans

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Feb 21, 2019 ...Cosmetic pesticide bans When people talk about using pesticides for "cosmetic" reasons, they usually mean using pesticides to make lawns look good. Some provinces and municipalities restrict the use of certain pesticides on public and private property. To see if there is a ban on lawn pesticides where you live, contact your province, city, or town

Keep your family safe when using pesticides

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/consumer-product-safety/reports-publications/pesticides-pest-management/fact-sheets-other-resources/keep-your-family-safe-when-using-pesticides.html

Jul 13, 2016 ...Keep your family safe when using pesticides (PDF Version - 204 K) Protecting ourselves and our children from the effects of pesticides is important. Many of the products we use on a regular basis contain pesticides, from swimming pool sanitizers to insect repellents, mothballs, and flea protection products for pets. Although all pesticides can pose some

Pest control products

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Jan 7, 2020 ...Pest control products Information on pesticide use, recalls and alerts, problem reporting and standards. Also find technical information on assessing pesticide health risks. Services and information Pesticide recalls and safety alerts Access pesticide recalls and safety alerts. Report a pesticide problem Report a problem with a pesticide. Using pesticides

The risks of homemade pesticides

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Mar 19, 2019 ...The risks of homemade pesticides Learn about the risks of homemade pesticides and why it's important to only use a registered product. On this page Health and environmental risks Recipe and ingredient risks Health Canada's role Use a registered product For more information Health and environmental risks Recipes for making homemade pesticides that claim

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