Pesticide testing is flawed—and it’s harming our birds and bees

Popular Science | 1/24/2020 | Staff
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In the States, it would likely be more challenging to implement such a system, says Anne Fairbrother, an ecotoxicologist with Exponent, a consulting company. “Most states don’t even collect data in terms of pesticide use at the farm level.” Even so, the federal government could still improve guidelines for assessing impacts on non-pest organisms, adds Fairbrother, who has also worked for the EPA. Instead of just calling...
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