Europeans join forces calling for a higher level of protection from pesticides

Coalition CITIZENS FOR SCIENCE IN PESTICIDE REGULATION, press release. 31.10.2018. European regulators are letting the citizens of the EU down by allowing the use of harmful pesticides in agriculture and public green areas based on an ‘unfit for purpose’ risk assessment regime that relies on pesticide industry generated toxicity studies and overlooks substitution of pesticides with non-chemical ecological alternatives.