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2014-02-05 12:22:40

Groups had to sue the Minister of Health to secure reviews of pesticides already banned in Europe MONTREAL, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Environmental groups have forced Ottawa to review the approval of up to 383 pesticide products containing 23 active ingredients including many with links to cancer and water contamination. After a legal challenge by Equiterre and the David Suzuki Foundation, the federal government will examine these pesticide products, which contain...

2008-09-21 03:00:22

By Sixsmith, Rachel Growers who are waiting to hear the extent of Europe's stringent new pesticide laws have been hit by another blow - this time in the form of new legislation on maximum residue levels (MRLs). A number of pesticide products for use on specific crops have been taken off the market ahead of the introduction of Europe's new MRLs regime, Regulation 396/2005. The majority of these products are for use on vegetable crops. The regulation comes into force at the beginning of...


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