Calls Mount for Advance Warning of Ag Pesticide Spray

Calls Mount for Advance Warning of Ag Pesticide Spray

Sacramento - Californians in farmworker communities gathered Thursday online as well as in-person, calling on the state and county governments to web-post advance warning of agricultural pesticide use, citing the known health impacts of pesticide exposure and the...

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Wanna know BEFORE hazardous chemical pesticides are sprayed? Tell California we want to know what's going into our air, water, soil, clothes, hair, food before it's applied.

Send public comment by December 6 to ProjectNotify@cdpr.ca.gov.
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Wanna know BEFORE hazardous chemical pesticides are sprayed? Tell California Department of Pesticide Regulation we want to know whats going into our air, water, soil, clothes, hair, food before its applied. 

Send public comment by December 6 to ProjectNotify@cdpr.ca.gov.

So much to love in this bill, reintroduced today by Senator: Protect America's Children from Toxic Pesticides Act would:
- BAN OPs
- BAN neonics
- BAN paraquat
- SUSPEND pesticides that are banned in Europe
- END emergency and conditional approvals

A huge step forward for the health of America's farmworking communities who bear the brunt of the health harms from pesticide use.

#pactpa

More info here: centerforfoodsafety.org/press-releases/6510/senator-booker-reintroduces-legislation-in-congress-t... (thanks Center)
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So much to love in this bill, reintroduced today by Senator Cory Booker: Protect Americas Children from Toxic Pesticides Act would:
- BAN OPs
- BAN neonics
- BAN paraquat
- SUSPEND pesticides that are banned in Europe
- END emergency and conditional approvals

A huge step forward for the health of Americas farmworking communities who bear the brunt of the health harms from pesticide use.

#pactpa 

More info here: https://centerforfoodsafety.org/press-releases/6510/senator-booker-reintroduces-legislation-in-congress-to-reform-pesticide-regulation-and-protect-farmworkers (thanks Center for Food Safety)
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