OCFP pesticide study triggered by complaint

Comeau, Pauline
August 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/3/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 3, p225
Academic Journal
Reports on the launch of an extensive review of pesticide literature by the Ontario College of Family Physicians (OCFP) after Industry Task Force II on 2,4-D Research Data, a U.S.-based group, complained that warnings of harmful effects of pesticides included in an OCFP information pamphlet were inaccurate. Goal of the OCFP study; Serious health risks posed by pesticides, according to the study; Allegations of Donald Page, executive director of the Industry Task Force II, against the findings.


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