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A New Crop of Concerns: Congress Investigates Pesticide Safety

Author: Taylor, David A.
Date Published: 2000

A March 2000 report by the GAO concludes that farmworkers may not be adequately protected against the risk of pesticide poisoning, despite existing legislation to offer such protection. The report also marks a step toward clarifying questions around the issue of research needed on children's exposure to pesticides.

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Number of Pages: 4