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syngenta

http://www.syngenta.com

Syngenta Crop Protection, Inc. is a world-leading agribusiness committed to sustainable agriculture through innovative research and technology. The company is a leader in crop protection and ranks third in the high-value commercial seeds market. Sales in 2007 were approximately US $9.2 billion. Syngenta employs more than 21,000 people in more than 90 countries. Syngenta is listed on the Swiss stock exchange (SYNN) and in New York (SYT). Further information is available at www.syngenta.com. The company's cotton product portfolio includes Avicta®, Caparol®, Centric®, Cruiser®, Curacron®, Denim™, Dual MAGNUM®, Dynasty CST®, Endigo®, Envoke®, Gramoxone Inteon®, Karate with Zeon Technology™, Sequence®, Suprend®, Quadris®, Ridomil Gold®, Touchdown Total®, and Zephyr®. Avcita 500 FS, Curacron, Denim, Endigo, Gramozone Inteon, Karate with Zeon Technology, and Zephyr are Restricted Use Pesticides.

Resources and Links

Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act (MSPA)
https://www.dol.gov/whd/mspa

The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
https://www.dol.gov/whd/flsa

Worker Protection Standard for Agricultural Pesticides
https://www.epa.gov/pesticide-worker-safety/agricultural-worker-protection-standard-wps


Additional WPS Resources

Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) Summary
https://www.epa.gov/laws-regulations/summary-federal-insecticide-fungicide-and-rodenticide-act


Overview of FIFRA

National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA)
http://www.nasda.org/

The Hazard Communication Standard (HCS)
https://www.osha.gov/dsg/hazcom/

Where to find MSDS sheets online
http://www.ilpi.com/msds/

Pesticide Applicator Certification and Training Fact Sheet
http://www.nasda.org/File.aspx?id=21103

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