Tag Archives: Department of Pesticide Regulation

Kettleman City Finally Gets Water Treatment Plant. Two Years from Now …

Pour yourself a glass of water from the tap in Kettleman city and you’ll find it’s often yellow and smells of rotten eggs. That would be off-putting enough, but arsenic and benzene levels also make that glass of water unsafe … READ MORE »

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Methyl Iodide on your Strawberries, anyone?

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) first registered methyl iodide as a pesticide in October 2007, despite a letter from more than 50 scientists, including five Nobel Laureates. National approval came at the end of the term of Bush’s EPA … READ MORE »

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