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close this bookManual on the Prevention of Post-harvest Grain Losses (GTZ)
close this folder8. Pest control using insecticides
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View the document8.1 Insecticides
View the document8.2 Application techniques
View the document8.3 Calculating the dosage of insecticides in stored product pest control
View the document8.4 Precautionary measures
View the document8.5 Equipment
View the document8.6 Further literature

8.5 Equipment

Equipment for the use of insecticides includes:

- Application equipment (dusters, sprayers, fogging machines)
- Buckets
- Measuring cups (1 - 2 litre, 100 ml)
- insecticide scale
- Stirring stick
- Tape measure
- Approved insecticide
- Clean water
- Protective clothing, consisting of:

· light overall
· headwear
· respirator or face shield with dust mask
· goggles
· rubber gloves
· boots