TITLE

US Senate votes to ban pesticide tests on humans

AUTHOR(S)
Wadman, Meredith
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Nature Medicine;Aug2005, Vol. 11 Issue 8, p811
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
17813578

 

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