New purge on chem residues

Riley, Jonathan
August 2002
Farmers Weekly;8/9/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 6, p7
Trade Publication
Reports on the move of the environmentalist group Friends of the Earth to urge supermarkets to phase out the use of risky pesticides. Information on the league table of pesticide residues found on food issued by the organization; Details of a survey which found traces of pesticides in fruits and vegetables; Discussion of carbendazim as a potential hormone disruptor according to the European Union.


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