Dermal Toxicity

Business / Agriculture / Dermal Toxicity: The ability of a pesticide or other chemical to poison people or animals via skin contact. Many organophosphate pesticides exhibit high dermal toxicity.

Oral Toxicity

Business / Agriculture / Oral Toxicity: Ability of a chemical to cause injury when ingested by mouth. MORE

Toxicity

Health / Dentistry / Toxicity: The adverse reactions (dose-response time relationships) of tissues to selected foreign substances resulting in unacceptable in-vivo interactions. The toxicity can be at the local or systemic level de MORE

Dermal Toxicity

Business / Agriculture / Dermal Toxicity: The ability of a pesticide or other chemical to poison people or animals via skin contact. Many organophosphate pesticides exhibit high dermal toxicity. MORE

Dermal System

Science / Biology / Dermal System: Plant organ system that provides the covering for the plant. MORE

Chronic Toxicity

Business / Agriculture / Chronic Toxicity: The capacity of a substance to cause long-term or delayed adverse health effects. For example, a cancer resulting from exposure to a carcinogen may not appear for years or decades. MORE

Dermal

Health / Disease / Dermal: Referring to the skin. For example, dermal absorption means passing through the skin. MORE

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