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Ban Dursban

Provides information on why Dursban, the most widely-used bug-killer in the US, should be banned.
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1718 Connecticut AVE, NW Suite 600
Washington , DC 20009
Contact Person: Todd Hettenbach
Phone: 202-667-6982
Fax: 202-232-2592
E-Mail: Todd@ewg.org
Website: http://www.bandursban.org/

Detailed Information:
EPA scientists found that virtually all uses of this pesticide are unsafe, some by a wide margin. Dow Chemical, the company that makes Dursban, is lobbying to keep this dangerous pesticide on the market. Visitors can urge government officials and others to Ban Dursban by using our One Minute Activist section.

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