Problem

Ineffective regulation of pesticides

Other Names:
Ineffective self-regulation in the pesticides industry
Incidence:
Nine of the 23 pesticides identified by Rachel Carson's book "Silent Spring" as hazardous, are still permitted in the UK.
Narrower Problems:
Export of banned pesticides
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
06.05.2000 – 00:00 CEST