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Newsom Moves To Protect Kids From Pesticide Drift As Homes Become Classrooms

Newsom Moves To Protect Kids From Pesticide Drift As Homes Become Classrooms

Calls for New Approach to Agriculture in California ‘Transition Away From Harmful Chemicals’ SAN FRANCISCO – Gov. Gavin Newsom has issued sweeping new enforcement guidance requiring county agriculture commissioners to tighten regulations of pesticide use near residences to protect children from spray drift who are now home due to the …

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Pesticide giants make billions from bee-harming and other hazardous chemicals

Pesticide giants make billions from bee-harming and other hazardous chemicals

CREDIT: Unearthed / Public Eye / Visual Cinnamon Croplife International has sought to downplay its members’ reliance on the most toxic categories of pesticides, claiming that less than 15% of their ‘crop protection products’ are highly hazardous and that they are ‘innovating to replace highly hazardous pesticides with newer, less …

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