April 1992
U.S. News & World Report;4/20/92, Vol. 112 Issue 15, p13
Presents facts on pesticides. The number of commonly used pesticides on farms in the United States; Percentage of probable carcinogens in pesticides; Number of illnesses from pesticide poisoning worldwide each year; The year use of DDT in the US was banned; Percentage of pesticides used in the Third World not allowed in the US; The number of insects resistant to pesticides 50 years ago; The number of pounds of artificial pesticides per treated acre of corn; More.


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