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El Terror Invisible: Pesticide Safety in North Carolina: This US-EPA Worker Protection Standard-approved 56-minute video includes three sections that address pesticide safety for fieldworkers, pesticide safety for pesticide handlers, and green tobacco sickness.  The video is in Spanish with English subtitles. The video is available at:

Pace Manual: The pesticide safety education program developed by the PACE project is described in the manual Preventing Agricultural Chemical Exposure: A Safety Program Manual – Participatory Education with Farmworkers in Pesticide Safety.  (74 pages)

Aprenda sobre la enfermedad del tabaco verde: la experiencia de Juan – una fotonovela / Learning about Green Tobacco Sickness: Juan’s Experience. – A Photonovel.  This bilingual (Spanish/English) photonovel provides information on the symptoms, treatment and prevention of green tobacco sickness. (12 pages)

El Monstruo Verde: La Enfermaedad del Tabaco Verde / The Mean Green: Green Tobacco Sickness: Spanish and English tri-fold brochures that provide infomation on the symptoms, treatment and prevention of green tobacco sickness (2 pages each).

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