Understanding Pesticide Labels – ME


Number of Hours: 1

Course Offered Until: 01/01/2024

Approved by the Maine Board of Pesticides Control for 1 hour of continuing education.

Course Topics:

  • Pesticide Label Components
  • Organization of the pesticide label
  • How to interpret signs and words on labels
  • Directions for Use
  • Handling Chemicals
  • What the Law says about providing labels and MSDS in workplaces
  • What is a MSDS
  • Reading a MSDS
  • Personal Protection Index
  • NFPA Labels
Provider Type:
Approved Provider
CE Required:

3 Hours for Agricultural
6 Hours for Private and Commercial Operators
9 Hours for Commercial Master

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Please enter your full name and license number that appear on your license.

Renewal Month/Day:
Renewal Type:
License Anniversary Date
Renewal Period:
Every 3 years Commercial Master's renewal date is 12/31 every 3 years. The rest of the categories do not have renewal dates.
State Contact Info:

Website: https://www.maine.gov/dacf/php/pesticides/applicators/licensing.html

Phone: (207) 287-3200

Fax: (207) 287-2400

Email: dacf@maine.gov

License Lookup: https://www.maine.gov/dacf/php/pesticides/licensed-commericial-applicators.shtml