National Pesticide Information Center



Pesticide Topic Fact Sheets

Topic fact sheets are designed to answer questions that are commonly asked by the general public about pesticides and pesticide related topics. These documents are intended to be helpful to consumers making decisions about pesticide use. To view the fact sheets you will need Adobe Reader.


Cleaning Up After Indoor Pesticide Misuse New Factsheet!


Inert or "Other" Ingredients

Is it safe?

Older Adults

Pesticide Formulations

Pesticide Half-life New Factsheet!

Pesticides in Drinking Water

Pesticides in Indoor Air of Homes - General

Pesticides in Indoor Air of Homes - Technical

Pets and Pesticide Use

Pesticides: Minimizing Exposure

Pesticides: What's my Risk?


Signal Words

Pesticide Vapor Pressure New Factsheet!

Veterinary Pesticide Incident Reporting Portal

If you have questions about this, or any pesticide-related topic, please call NPIC at 1-800-858-7378 (8:00am - 12:00pm PST), or email us at npic@ace.orst.edu.

Last updated May 19, 2016