EPA hearings focus on farm workers

Duskin, Edgar W.
June 2003
Southeast Farm Press;6/4/2003, Vol. 30 Issue 15, p21
Trade Publication
Reports on the meeting conducted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in Arlington, Virginia concerning farmer protection. Purpose of the meeting; Features of the Worker Protection Standard; Views of University of Washington Environmental Health Co-Director Matthew Keifer on the issue.


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