Congressional Member’s Report Card

Our Environment’s Reality?

Pesticides in U.S

U.S. CITIZENS – PESTICIDES IN BODY

  • Scientists at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) measure pesticides and other chemicals in the bodies of Americans every few years.
  • In the most recent study updated 2019, CDC tested for 212 chemicals, including 44 pesticides and found most of them in over 85 percent of Americans tested, even though some chemicals such as DDT have not been widely used here since 1972.

PESTICIDES IMPACT - WILD BEES

PESTICIDES IMPACT - WILD BEES