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p-EMA (III): overview and application of a software system designed to assess the environmental risk of agricultural pesticides
A new risk assessment system for pesticides has been developed for use by a wide variety of end-users from agronomists to farmers. This system replaces the old, predominately hazard-based approach that was originally used ...
p-EMA (I): simulating the environmental fate of pesticides for a farm-level risk assessment system
A computer-based decision support tool (p-EMA) has been developed to support UK Government policy of optimising agricultural pesticide use. The system estimates risks to a wide range of taxonomic groups and environmental ...
p-EMA (II): evaluating ecological risks of pesticides for a farm-level risk assessment system
This paper reports the development of methods for assessing the environmental risks of pesticide use in a farm-level evaluation tool. The basic risk indices that were used, and the criteria used to define different levels ...