Exposure to your skin, or dermal exposure, is the most common way for chemicals to enter your body. In the video “Dermal Exposure to Chemicals” (English & Spanish), UW-Extension Brown County Agriculture Educator Liz Binversie discusses how individuals can be exposed to chemicals, how the different areas of the body absorb chemicals at different rates, and what to do in the event when one has been exposed to agriculture chemicals, an how to protect yourself from chemical exposure. Other videos in the Agricultural Chemical Safety Series include:
- Introduction to Agricultural Chemical Safety (English & Spanish)
- Inhalation Exposure to Chemicals (English & Spanish)
- Eye Exposure to Chemicals (English & Spanish)
For more information regarding agricultural safety, please visit UW-Extension Agricultural Safety & Health.