"WHERE SCIENCE GETS RESPECT!" Wildfires burn across Russia amid a hot, dry summer. Even regions free from fire are dealing with the smoke. A NASA image.
Wednesday, 4 February 2015
Lowest Common Denominator. How the Proposed EU-US Trade Deal Will Lower Protection From Toxic Pesticides.
Centre for International Environmental Law
Ground sprayer. PinP photo.
A new analysis exposes how the American and European pesticide industry is using ongoing EU-US trade negotiations to lower human health and environmental standards in order to increase trade in toxic pesticides. Details here.