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New EPA report on health impacts of chlorpyrifos

Environment Health News just published this article about this recent EPA study concluding that chlorpyrifos, an insecticide used on corn and other U.S. crops, poses health risks to workers and can also┬ácontaminate drinking water. Chlorpyrifos┬áis one of the most commonly … Continue reading

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