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Pesticide Safety Miniposter: Triple Rinse Steps

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


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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Publication #ENY-2012

Release Date:September 25, 2018

Reviewed At:December 16, 2021

Related Topics

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

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About this Publication

This document is ENY-2012, one of a series of the Entomology and Nematology Department, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date August 2012. Visit the EDIS website at for the currently supported version of this publication.

About the Authors

R. W. Baldwin, assistant professor; S. K. (Larrick) Hill, graduate assistant; Philip Koehler, endowed professor; J.C. Medley, communications specialist; Entomology and Nematology Department; and W. Walker, senior pest control technician, Department of Housing and Residence Education; UF/IFAS Extension, Gainesville, FL 32611.


  • Rebecca Baldwin