Pesticides: a toxic time bomb in our midst

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Levine (retired professor of industrial relations, U. of Maryland) reviews the scope and nature of the pesticide dangers. Individual chapters explore pesticides in agriculture; pesticides in food; pesticides in homes, lawns, and gardens; pesticides in the air, water, and soil; and international trade in pesticides. In addition to describing pesticide use and their dangers to human and environmental health, he considers alternatives to pesticide use and strategies for mitigating pesticide harms. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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table_of_contents Index., International trade in pesticides --, Pesticides in agriculture --, Pesticides in air, water, and soil --, Pesticides in food --, Pesticides in homes, lawns, and gardens --, Pesticides in schools --, Preface --, Remedies and reflections --, Selected bibliography --, pesticide problem --
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