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Professor John Froines addresses California's pesticides regulations

Dr. Froines speaks to The Nation about a new UCLA report he co-authored that says pesticide mixtures may increase health risks but are still unregulated by California.
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Wednesday, February 24, 2016

 

From The Nation:

“The federal EPA and California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) have not adequately dealt with interactive effects,” says John Froines, a report coauthor and a chemist with decades of experience assessing health risks of toxic chemicals as a scientist and regulator. “People are exposed to a large number of chemicals. You can’t simply look chemical by chemical to adequately address the toxicity of these compounds.”

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