22 November 2017.
The number of chemicals applied to vegetables sold in supermarkets has
increased by up to 17-fold over 40 years, according to data presented at
a conference organized by the Epidemiology and Public Health Section of
the Royal Society of Medicine in London on 20 November, which I
attended on behalf of GMWatch.
Just as disturbing as the data on our escalating exposure to toxic
pesticide mixtures was the evidence presented at the conference that the
regulatory system for pesticides is failing....