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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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    Address:
    1718 Connecticut AVE, NW Suite 600
    Washington , DC 20009
    USA
    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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