Resource: National Pesticide Information Center is now multi-lingual

The National Pesticide Information Center (NPIC) at Oregon State University now provides over-the-phone interpretation service in over 170 languages. NPIC specialists are now capable of communicating science-based, objective information on pesticide-related topics such as: technical/chemical information on labels, exposure and risk, safe use practices, signs and symptoms of pesticide poisoning, pesticide regulatory issues. NPIC specialists can also help people find assistance with emergency treatment for humans and animals, pesticide clean-up and disposal, laboratory analysis, and pesticide incident investigation. For more information, call 1-800-858-7378 or visit //www.npic.orst.edu.

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