The International Consortium for PPE for Pesticide Operators and Re-entry Workers is a neutral entity that enables stakeholders to work together on PPE related issues. Resources and expertise provided by stakeholders that represent federal agencies, the PPP industry, and research/testing institutions in several countries provide the synergy required to address issues that are of mutual interest.
The leadership for the Consortium is provided by a Management Committee that consists of individuals with varied perspectives, experiences, and education. Priorities are established by representatives from governmental agencies, the private sector, research organizations, and universities. Funds for the activities are secured primarily by member institutions. In addition, stakeholders provide funds for activities of mutual interest.
The International Consortium approach: