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Table 6 Common targets of action for pesticides included in this analysis

From: A comparative study of allowable pesticide residue levels on produce in the United States

Organ System # of pesticides for which critical effect corresponds to organ system
Body Weight 31
Liver 30
Blood 23
Endocrine 19
Kidney 15
CNS 15
Reproductive 7
Developmental 7
Spleen 4
GI 3
Ocular 3
Respiratory 2
Vascular 2
Unspecified 1
Carcinogens 16
  1. Targets of action were identified based on EPA cpad.