Publications, presentations & posters

This section of the site will contain a lot of useful output from the project including downloadable publications, presentations & posters. Collation of the content is in progress, however if you do have any questions regarding this section please email

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K Doan Ngoc, F van den Berg, M Houbraken and P Spanoghe (2015)

Volatilisation of pesticides after application in vegetable greenhouses, Science of the Total Environment, 505, p670-679.

K Remoundou, M Brennan, G Sacchettini, L Panzone, MC Butler-Ellis, E Capri, A Charistou, E Chaideftou, MG Gerritsen-Ebben, K Machera, P Spanoghe, R Glass, A Marchis, K Doanngoc, A Hart and LJ Frewer (2015)

Perceptions of pesticides exposure risks by Operators, Workers, Residents and Bystanders in Greece, Italy and the UK, Science of the Total Environment, 505, p1082-1092.

SB Emery, A Hart, C Butler-Ellis. MG Gerritsen-Ebben, K Machera, P Spanoghe, LJ Frewer (2015)

A Review of the Use of Pictograms for Communicating Pesticide Hazards and Safety Instructions. Implications for EU Policy, Human and Ecological Risk Assessment, 21, p1062-1080.

3rd International Fresenius Conference for the Agrochemical Industry: Worker, Operator, Bystander and Resident Exposure and Risk Assessment, Mainz, 2-3 December 2014

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Graphic - ppt icon  Worker re-entry exposure within the framework of the BROWSE project, Kim Doan Ngoc and Pieter Spanoghe

Graphic - ppt icon  Developments in modelling the exposure of operators to agricultural use of PPP as part of the BROWSE project, Rianda Gerritsen-Ebben, Henk Goede, Thies Oosterwijk, Suzanne Spaan, Vicki Roelofs, Marc Kennedy, Richard Glass, Andy Hart, Mark Fee, Agathi Charistou, Kiki Machera and Clare Butler Ellis

Collab4Safety Project Regional Event, Beijing, 17 June 2014

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Graphic - ppt icon  Linking risk perceptions of the risks of pesticides with exposures: Developing risk communication for operators, workers, residents and bystanders, Lynn Frewer

K Remoundou, M Brennan, A Hart & L Frewer (2014)

Pesticide Risk Perceptions, Knowledge and Attitudes of Operators, Workers, and Residents: A Review of the Literature, Human and Ecological Risk Assessment, 20, p1113-1138.

Maura Calliera, Alex Marchis, Silke Bollmohr, Gabriele Sacchettini, Lucrezia Lamastra and Ettore Capri (2013)

A process to provide harmonised criteria for the selection of indicators for pesticide risk reduction within the framework of the sustainable use directive, Pest Management Science, 69, p451–456.

International Advances in Pesticide Application 2014, Association of Applied Biologists, Oxford, 8-10 January 2014

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Graphic - pdf document icon  Worker re-entry exposure within the framework of the BROWSE project (980KB); Kim Doan Ngoc, Pieter Spanoghe, Erik Van Den Berg, Agathi Charistou, Richard Glass, Andy Hart, Lynn Frewer, Rianda Gerritsen-Ebben, Clare Butler-Ellis & Ettore Capri
Graphic - pdf document icon  Spray drift and bystander risk from fruit crop spraying (4.86MB); Jan Van De Zande, Clare Butler-Ellis, Marcel Wenneker, Peter Walklate & Marc Kennedy
Graphic - pdf document icon  Spray drift and bystander risk from fruit crop spraying (339KB); Jan Van De Zande, Clare Butler-Ellis, Marcel Wenneker, Peter Walklate & Marc Kennedy
Graphic - ppt document icon  Operator exposure within the framework of the BROWSE project (2.97MB); Rianda Gerritsen-Ebben, Henk Goede, Victoria Roelofs, Suzanne Spaan, Thies Oosterwijk, Agathi Charistou, Clare Butler-Ellis, Richard Glass, Kiki Machera, Helen Owen, Dav Stott, Andy Hart
Graphic - pdf document icon  Pesticide Dermal Transfer through Contact with Sprayed Hard Surfaces to Operators and Agricultural Workers (501KB); C. R. Glass, A. Tsakirakis, K. Kasiotis, A. Charistou, R. Gerritsen-Ebben, & K. Machera

MGPR 2013 Conference: 8th International Symposium of Pesticides in Food and the Environment in Mediterranean Countries, Cappadocia (Urgup), Turkey, 12-14 September 2013

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Graphic - pdf document icon  Transfer Coefficient Values as an Output from the Determination of Potential Dermal Exposure Levels of Agricultural Workers & the DFR Analysis after Field Trials in Greek Greenhouses within the FP7 BROWSE Project (1.21MB); Angelos Tsakirakis, Richard Glass, Konstantios Kasiotis, Agathi Charistou, Pelagia Anastasiadou, Rianda Gerritsen-Ebben & Kyriaki Machera

Informa Life Sciences AgChem Forum, Barcelona 4-5 September 2013

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Graphic - pdf document icon  Worker re-entry exposure within the framework of the BROWSE project (1MB); Kim Doan Ngoc.

Pesticide behaviour in soils, water and air. University of York, 2-4 September 2013

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Graphic - pdf document icon  Exposure of workers, residents and bystanders to vapour plant protection products after application to crops (804KB); Erik van den Berg

International Symposium on Crop Protection, Ghent, 21 May 2013

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Graphic - pdf document icon  Development of an improved model for worker exposure assessment within the Browse project (1.11MB); Kim Doan Ngoc & Pieter Spanoghe.

2nd International Fresenius Conference on Worker, Operator, Bystander and Resident Exposure and Risk Assessment, 4 and 5 December 2012, in Mainz, Germany.

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Graphic - pdf document icon  Presentation Fresenius Browse Operators (1,257Kb)
Graphic - document icon  Short Summary BROWSE (19Kb)
Graphic - pdf document icon  Presentation Fresenius Browse Workers (1,049Kb)
Graphic - pdf document icon  Fresenius 2012 (680Kb)

Presentation at the VIII International Conference on Integrated Fruit Production, Turkey, 7th-12th October 2012

Download file : /browse Graphic - ppt icon  Presentation (3,451Kb)


Presentation at the Annual MGPR Meeting 2012 and International Conference on Food and Health Safety: Moving Towards a Sustainable Agriculture. Organised by Mediterranean Group OF Pesticide Research and Plant Protection Society Of Serbia, 10th - 12th October.

Modelling and mitigation strategies relating to pesticide exposure for operator, workers, bystander and resident: The case of the BROWSE project. Download files :
Graphic - pdf document icon  Presentation (1Mb)
Graphic - document icon  Abstract (44Kb)


Gabriele Sacchettini, Maura Calliera, Alexandru Marchis, Lucrezia Lamastra, Ettore Capri, (2012)

The stakeholder-consultation process in developing training and awareness-raising material within the framework of the EU Directive on Sustainable Use of Pesticides: The case of the EU-project BROWSE. Science of the Total Environment, 438, p278-285


Presentations for X2012 7th International Conference on the Science of Exposure Assessment, Edinburgh, 2nd - 5th July

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Graphic - ppt document icon  Operator exposure model development (827Kb)
Graphic - ppt document icon  Probabilistic methods for aggregate and cumulative exposure to pesticides (2,246Kb)


Poster for EUROTOX Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology, Stockholm, 17th - 20th June 2012

Download file : Graphic - pdf document icon  Development of a new exposure assessment tool within the FP7 BROWSE project (706Kb)


Presentation for ECPA Conference on Safe and Sustainable Use of Pesticides, Romania, 12th - 13th June

Download file : Graphic - ppt document icon  BROWSE contributions improving training and awareness (1,193Kb)


Poster for International Symposium on Crop Protection (ISCP), Ghent, 22nd May 2012

Download file : Graphic - pdf document icon  Development of an improved model for worker exposure assessment within the BROWSE project (1,209Kb)


Poster at Association of Applied Biologists (AAB): International Advances in Pesticide Application, Wageningen, 10th - 12th January 2012

Download file : Graphic - pdf document icon  Developing a new operator exposure model for plant protection products within the EU BROWSE project (571Kb)


Presentation at AgChem Forum STREAM 2 Human Safety, Barcelona, 8th September 2011

Download file : Graphic - ppt document icon  Development of improved approaches for exposure estimations of operators, workers, bystanders and residents (6,413Kb)


Posters at XIV Symposium in Pesticide Chemistry, Piacenza, 30th August - 1st September 2011

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Graphic - pdf document icon  Improving models for operator, worker, resident and bystander exposure assessment (674Kb)
Graphic - ppt document icon  Modelling volatilisation in BROWSE project (1Mb)


Poster at ISCP (International Symposium on Crop Protection), Ghent University, 24th May 2011.

Download file : Graphic - pdf document icon  Bystanders, Residents, Operators and WorkerS Exposure models for plant protection products (BROWSE) (221Kb)

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