How to Comply With the 2015 Revised Worker Protection Standard For Agricultural Pesticides
This manual provides information to help you comply with the requirements of the federal WPS for agricultural pesticides as originally published in 1992, amended in 1995, 1996 and 2004, and revised in 2015. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) may issue additional guidance about the WPS and may amend the WPS in the future. Check with your state or tribal agency responsible for pesticide enforcement for further information and current amendments.
This updated manual, “How to Comply With the 2015 Revised Worker Protection Standard for Agricultural Pesticides,” EPA 735-B-16-001 supersedes the EPA 735-B-05-002 manual and all previous versions. Changes to the Worker Protection Standard have made the 2005 version obsolete. Any continued use of outdated manuals may lead an employer to be out of compliance with this regulation.