SZNS SANS 10124:2006 The application of soil insecticides for the protection of buildings

E225.24

This standard gives guidance on the precautions to be taken when soil insecticides are handled. It gives directives for the effective application of soil insecticides to building sites to protect buildings that are to be erected on the sites and to existing buildings (other than wooden structures in contact with the ground) against subterranean wood-destroying termites, and describes the action to be taken in the event of contamination or poisoning.

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This standard gives guidance on the precautions to be taken when soil insecticides are handled. It gives directives for the effective application of soil insecticides to building sites to protect buildings that are to be erected on the sites and to existing buildings (other than wooden structures in contact with the ground) against subterranean wood-destroying termites, and describes the action to be taken in the event of contamination or poisoning.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Contents Page
1 Scope 1
2 Normative references 1
3 Definitions 1
4 Training of pest control operators and workers 2
5 Soil Insecticides 3
6 Application Equipment 3
7 Safety Precautions 4
8 First aid and emergency treatment 7
9 Pre-construction preparation of a building site 9
10 Protective measures for buildings under construction 10
11 Treatment of existing buildings invaded by termites 11
Annex A Works-exposure record card (normative) 13
Annex B First-aid kit for use in cases of poisoning (normative) 14
Annex C Recommended preventive design and construction (informative) 16
Bibliography 17

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