US Senate votes to ban pesticide tests on humans

Wadman, Meredith
August 2005
Nature Medicine;Aug2005, Vol. 11 Issue 8, p811
Academic Journal
Reports on the plan of the U.S. Congress to ban the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from using human tests to determine whether a pesticide should be marketed. Decision to place moratorium on the conduct and use of studies that expose participants to pesticides; Moral and ethical issues surrounding pesticides; Impact of the EPA policy on children.


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