Resources

Wines and Vines - July 2010 - magazine article on the Pesticide Risk Tool (formerly ipmprime.com):

  • Pesticide Risk Calculator Debuts (PDF, 5 pp)

The Environmental Impact Quotient Calculator:

The Environmental Impact Quotient (EIQ) was developed in 1992 at Cornell University to organize the published environmental impact information of pesticides into a usable form to help growers and other IPM practitioners make more environmentally sound pesticide choices

National Agri-Environmental Standards Initiative (NAESI):

The National Agri-Environmental Standards Initiative (NAESI), a collaborative initiative from 2004–2009 between Environment Canada and Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, was established to gain a better understanding of relationships between agriculture and the environment and to develop a suite of science-based agri-environmental performance standards for water, air, biodiversity and pesticides.

  • 2005 - Scoping Report (PDF, 208 pp, 1.52MB)
  • 2006 - Preliminary Aquatic Rankings (PDF, 182 pp, 1.38MB)
  • 2006 - Preliminary Terrestrial Rankings (PDF, 95 pp, 1.28MB)
  • 2006 - UK Bee Incident Analysis (PDF, 92 pp, 1.05MB)
  • 2007 - Aquatic Mesocosm Anaysis (PDF, 211 pp, 1.43MB)
  • 2007 - Avian Dermal Analysis (PDF, 123 pp, 2.02MB)
  • 2007 - SELECTV Analysis (PDF, 79 pp, 1.10MB)
  • 2009 - Synthesis Report No. 7 (PDF, 109pp, 1MB)