WHO Pesticide Evaluation Scheme (WHOPES)

Guidelines for the registration of microbial, botanical and semiochemical pest control agents for plant protection and public health uses

International code of conduct on pesticide management

Authors:
WHO/FAO

Publication details

Editors: Dr R. Yadav/WHOPES
Number of pages: vii, 76 p.
Publication date: August 2017
Languages: English
WHO reference number:
WHO/HTM/NTD/WHOPES/2017.05

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Overview

These guidelines are intended to guide pesticide regulatory authorities in the registration of microbial, botanical, and semiochemical pest control agents for plant protection and public health uses. The guidelines update and replace the 1988 FAO publication “The Registration of Biological Pest Control Agents”.