Pesticide Safety Miniposter: Triple Rinse Steps1

R. W. Baldwin, S. K. Hill, Philip Koehler, J. C. Medley, and W. Walker 2

Figure 1. Preview image of ENY-2012/IN962
Figure 1.  Preview image of ENY-2012/IN962


The Triple Rinse poster acquaints new pest management technicians to proper techniques to clean and dispose of empty pesticide containers. The poster uses quick response (QR) codes that direct smartphones to online videos that demonstrate the triple rinse process and container disposal. This poster will serve as a valuable training tool for new technicians and a refresher tool for pesticide applicators.

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1. This document is ENY-2012, one of a series of the Department of Entomology and Nematology, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date August 2012. Reviewed September 2018. Visit the EDIS website at
2. R. W. Baldwin, assistant professor; S. K. (Larrick) Hill, graduate assistant; Philip Koehler, endowed professor; J.C. Medley, communications specialist; Department of Entomology and Nematology; and W. Walker, senior pest control technician, Department of Housing and Residence Education; UF/IFAS Extension, Gainesville, FL 32611.

Use pesticides safely. Read and follow directions on manufacturer's label.

Publication #ENY-2012

Date: 2018-09-24
Entomology and Nematology

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