Calling air fumigants “some of the most dangerous pesticides on the market,” Assemblymember Das Williams introduced a bill last week that would create a timeline for the state’s Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) to adopt mitigation measures for pesticides dubbed “Toxic Air Contaminants.” The legislation, according to a statement from Williams’s office, would require the DPR to take action on specific fumigants within two years of determining that additional enforcement actions are needed to protect public health.
Das Introduces Pesticide Bill
Thursday, February 21, 2013
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