Category Archives: Pesticides

DDT and bedbugs

Well here is another story. Josh Bloom is a toxicology expert on pesticides and herbicides, splains.

Continue reading

About these ads

So, it’s the glyphosate in my GMO non organic corn chips making me fat

Want to get rid of a long string diseases, including obesity?  Ban Roundup and pesticides.  A foray into some scares.  Continue reading

Big Fears, Little Risks

The 25th Anniversary of ACSH’s documentary narrated by Walter Conkrite debunking the fears of synthetic chemicals in the environment. Continue reading

Organic Food is Healthier–right chemophobes?

So let’s consider organic food and how it might rate on the “healthy” scale.

Continue reading

Bees are More Important than You Think

Paul Driessen, who is a regular contributor on enviro issues and climate, provides an in depth discussion of the bees.

Continue reading

Ag pesticides

Important to consider that dose makes the poison and applications of Ag pesticides and herbicides do not create toxic situations.

I know, I be a licensed Texas pesticide and herbicide applicator and a physician.

Continue reading

Proposed EPA agricultural pesticides rule built on junk science?

The EPA has proposed a rule making the requirements for agricultural pesticides applications more restrictive, requiring more worker training, limiting field entry and increasing the age workers can enter fields at certain times.  As usual, family members are not covered by the rule.  The basis for this rule seems rather farfetched. Continue reading