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Students confirm the negative effects of using pesticides in agriculture

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A group of students from the University of Puerto Rico at Cayey carried out a research project to examine the effect of excessive use of pesticides in agriculture. Their research confirmed the negative impact of these substances to health and the natural environment. 

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Insect repellents could affect fetal development

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A study published in the journal Environment International suggests that pregnant women should be careful with exposure to pyrethroid insecticides because they could affect fetal development.

 

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