Congressional Member’s Report Card

Congressional Member’s Report Card

Our Environment’s Reality?

Perspective - Pesticides

EU’s EXPORTED BANNED PESTICIDES TO OTHER COUNTRIES

  • Public Eye investigations reveal for the first time the extent to which the European Union (EU) allows the export of certain pesticides even though it bans their use on its own fields.
  • The hypocrisy of allowing agrochemical companies to flood low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) with substances deemed too dangerous for European agriculture. The Basel-based giant Syngenta plays a leading role.

BANNED PESTICIDES EXPORTED TO OTHER CONTRIES

PESTICIDES IMPACT - INSECT POPULATION