Glossary

a.i. (Active Ingredient) The chemical or substance in a pesticide product intended to kill, repel, attract, mitigate or control a pest or that acts as a plant growth regulator. The other ingredients in the formulation are referred to as inerts. Absorbed Dose The amount of a substance penetrating across the absorption barriers of an organism, […]

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Overview of user interface

This section provides a high level overview of the user interface of CARES NG. More detailed instruction can be found in the documentation. The user interface is comprised of three major components. File management system Data editor Wizard File management system The file management systems works in a similar way to the file management systems […]

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About CARES NG

The Cumulative and Aggregate Risk Evaluation System – New Generation (CARES NG®) is a web-based platform designed to conduct complex exposure and risk assessments for pesticides, such as the assessments required under the 1996 Food Quality Protection Act (FQPA). The FQPA mandates that the US Environmental Protection Agency evaluate both the aggregate and cumulative risks […]

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User Profile

To access the user profile page, click on Profile in the user drop-down menu on the right corner of the top blue bar. Profile It contains the user identification data: First name Surname Email Password This page allows the user to change the login password. The new password must comply with the following acceptance criteria: […]

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How to access to CARES NG

The CARES NG® platform runs on cloud-based web servers and therefore the user needs only a browser to get access to it. To do so, go to the CARES NG® webpage and fill the login form, shown in the figure below. Insert your Username and password and click on The browser promptly opens the initial […]

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