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Request for expertise on Pesticides in Martinique

ECERI has been asked for an expertise regarding health effects of some pesticides used in Martinique.

List of the examined pesticides :

- GARDIAN (fenpropidine)
- SICO (difénononazole)
- TILT 250 (propiconazole)
- BION 50 wg (acibenzolar-s-méthyl)
- BANOLE (huile minérale paraffinique)

Are these pesticides that are being currently sprayed by helicopter in Martinique free of toxicity and in particular of carcinogenicity ?

The ECERI's toxicological report was published on October the 30th, in the framework of a legal action. To read the report, click here :