Congressional Member’s Report Card

Our Environment’s Reality?

Pesticides in U.S

INSECTICIDES, HERBICIDES & FUMIGANTS

  • Pesticides are an enormous prop of chemicals designed to kill unwanted insects ( Insecticides), weeds ( Herbicides), nematocides (Fumigants), rodents ( Rodenticides), fungi (Fungicides), (Repellents) and, microorganisms (Disinfectants).
  • The problem is, many of the chemicals used to kill pests also endanger human health.
  • Insecticides Neonicotinoids;Carbamates/Organophosphates; Organochlorine; Pyrethroids/Pyrethrin’s/Piperonals.
  • Herbicides- Chlorophenyl Herbicides; Glyphosate; Paraquat/ Diquat; Trizine( Atrazine)
  • Fumigants- Organochlorine ( 1,3-D)

PESTICIDES APPLICATION - FOOD CROPS

PESTICIDES APPLICATION - FOOD CROPS