Handling waste rinsate associated with commercial pesticide application equipment

F. R. Beard, Stephen E Poe, Kathryn L Farrell-Poe, H. M. Deer

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Abstract

The disposal of waste rinsate is a problem confronting commercial pesticide applicators. Environmental and legal issue must be addressed, and economic concerns continue to grow. In arid regions of the U.S. evaporation is a viable solution to reducing waste rinsate. This paper outlines recommendations for the construction of on-site facilities to assist in the collection and reduction of waste rinsate. A flat concrete pad with watertight curbing is recommended as the ideal facility for commercial applicators. Surface area as it relates to evaporation potential is discussed, and consideration is given to the variations in equipment boom width, nozzle discharge height and nozzle spray pattern.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPaper - American Society of Agricultural Engineers
Editors Anon
PublisherASAE
Volume2
StatePublished - 1997
Externally publishedYes
EventProceedings of the 1997 ASAE Annual International Meeting. Part 1 (of 3) - Minneapolis, MN, USA
Duration: Aug 10 1997Aug 14 1997

Other

OtherProceedings of the 1997 ASAE Annual International Meeting. Part 1 (of 3)
CityMinneapolis, MN, USA
Period8/10/978/14/97

Fingerprint

application equipment
nozzles
Pesticides
pesticide application
evaporation
Economics
waste reduction
Equipment and Supplies
waste disposal
arid zones
surface area
economics

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous)

Cite this

Beard, F. R., Poe, S. E., Farrell-Poe, K. L., & Deer, H. M. (1997). Handling waste rinsate associated with commercial pesticide application equipment. In Anon (Ed.), Paper - American Society of Agricultural Engineers (Vol. 2). ASAE.

Handling waste rinsate associated with commercial pesticide application equipment. / Beard, F. R.; Poe, Stephen E; Farrell-Poe, Kathryn L; Deer, H. M.

Paper - American Society of Agricultural Engineers. ed. / Anon. Vol. 2 ASAE, 1997.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Beard, FR, Poe, SE, Farrell-Poe, KL & Deer, HM 1997, Handling waste rinsate associated with commercial pesticide application equipment. in Anon (ed.), Paper - American Society of Agricultural Engineers. vol. 2, ASAE, Proceedings of the 1997 ASAE Annual International Meeting. Part 1 (of 3), Minneapolis, MN, USA, 8/10/97.
Beard FR, Poe SE, Farrell-Poe KL, Deer HM. Handling waste rinsate associated with commercial pesticide application equipment. In Anon, editor, Paper - American Society of Agricultural Engineers. Vol. 2. ASAE. 1997
Beard, F. R. ; Poe, Stephen E ; Farrell-Poe, Kathryn L ; Deer, H. M. / Handling waste rinsate associated with commercial pesticide application equipment. Paper - American Society of Agricultural Engineers. editor / Anon. Vol. 2 ASAE, 1997.
@inproceedings{160f7d45e83e4b95b532e3c41b4a7eee,
title = "Handling waste rinsate associated with commercial pesticide application equipment",
abstract = "The disposal of waste rinsate is a problem confronting commercial pesticide applicators. Environmental and legal issue must be addressed, and economic concerns continue to grow. In arid regions of the U.S. evaporation is a viable solution to reducing waste rinsate. This paper outlines recommendations for the construction of on-site facilities to assist in the collection and reduction of waste rinsate. A flat concrete pad with watertight curbing is recommended as the ideal facility for commercial applicators. Surface area as it relates to evaporation potential is discussed, and consideration is given to the variations in equipment boom width, nozzle discharge height and nozzle spray pattern.",
author = "Beard, {F. R.} and Poe, {Stephen E} and Farrell-Poe, {Kathryn L} and Deer, {H. M.}",
year = "1997",
language = "English (US)",
volume = "2",
editor = "Anon",
booktitle = "Paper - American Society of Agricultural Engineers",
publisher = "ASAE",

}

TY - GEN

T1 - Handling waste rinsate associated with commercial pesticide application equipment

AU - Beard, F. R.

AU - Poe, Stephen E

AU - Farrell-Poe, Kathryn L

AU - Deer, H. M.

PY - 1997

Y1 - 1997

N2 - The disposal of waste rinsate is a problem confronting commercial pesticide applicators. Environmental and legal issue must be addressed, and economic concerns continue to grow. In arid regions of the U.S. evaporation is a viable solution to reducing waste rinsate. This paper outlines recommendations for the construction of on-site facilities to assist in the collection and reduction of waste rinsate. A flat concrete pad with watertight curbing is recommended as the ideal facility for commercial applicators. Surface area as it relates to evaporation potential is discussed, and consideration is given to the variations in equipment boom width, nozzle discharge height and nozzle spray pattern.

AB - The disposal of waste rinsate is a problem confronting commercial pesticide applicators. Environmental and legal issue must be addressed, and economic concerns continue to grow. In arid regions of the U.S. evaporation is a viable solution to reducing waste rinsate. This paper outlines recommendations for the construction of on-site facilities to assist in the collection and reduction of waste rinsate. A flat concrete pad with watertight curbing is recommended as the ideal facility for commercial applicators. Surface area as it relates to evaporation potential is discussed, and consideration is given to the variations in equipment boom width, nozzle discharge height and nozzle spray pattern.

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=0031357157&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=0031357157&partnerID=8YFLogxK

M3 - Conference contribution

AN - SCOPUS:0031357157

VL - 2

BT - Paper - American Society of Agricultural Engineers

A2 - Anon, null

PB - ASAE

ER -