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Pesticides

  1. political science
    Trump’s EPA Is Risking the Health of a Generation of American ChildrenThere’s a debate on kids’ health happening at the agency — without the scientists.
  2. EPA Chief Overrules Scientists, Declines to Ban Pesticide Linked to Fetal DamageEPA scientists recommended banning chlorpyrifos, after research linked prenatal exposure to impaired brain development. Dow Chemical disapproved.
  3. news you can booze
    Your Prosecco Habit Might Be Giving Italians AsthmaVineyards’ neighbors claim heavy pesticide use is taking a “dire toll” on heath.
  4. Health Concerns
    Move Over Pink Slime: Now Granola’s Toxic, TooFirst of all it’s not even “natural,” and second, it’s totally loaded with pesticides.
  5. Lists
    2011 Wasn’t All Pie and Pig RoastsNot the good, just the bad and the ugly in the year’s food news.
  6. Mediavore
    Soft Drink Tycoon Proposes Taxes on All Sugary Foods; Food Trucks Grow UpPlus: Mothers suffer the most in families that go hungry; and apples rank highest in produce contaminated by pesticide, all in out morning news roundup.
  7. FDA
    Cilantro Apparently Loaded with Unapproved PesticidesCilantro is adding more than just a fresh taste to your salsa.
  8. Bee Mystery Unsolved? Lead Investigator Had Connections to Pesticide MakerThe New York ‘Times’ piece fails to mention a scientist’s potential conflict of interest.