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Report : Pesticides On A Plate

  • Thursday, 19 September 2013 00:00
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PAN UK report Pesticides On A Plate shows that over recent years levels of pesticide residues in our food have been steadily increasing, and as much as 40% of the food we eat contains them.

Residues found in several fruit categories exceeded Government limits. A number of the most widely used are highly toxic and have been linked with developmental defects, cancers and other disorders.

Source: http://www.pan-uk.org/news/high-pesticide-levels-found-on-common-fruits

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