Over 1 Billion Pounds of Pesticides are Sprayed Each Year in the U.S.

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“Testing of pesticides focuses on the active ingredient. But many other “inert” ingredients are added to the pesticide formulation that is actually sold. A new study suggests that these additives can make pesticides more dangerous to cells than current safety testing reveals.

“A team of French scientists has concluded that studies focused solely on the active ingredients of commercially sold pesticides substantially underestimate their potential hazards….

http://www.cornucopia.org/2014/02/pesticides-may-dangerous-testing-reveals-study-finds/

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