Living With Chlorpyrifos

Indoor Sprays of Chlorpyrifos were banned in 2002

Chlorpyrifos has been historically one of the most widely used pesticides in the US. The risk of the acute affects of chlorpyrifos are acceptable if the product is used according to directions. However, there is increasing evidence that chlorpyrifos use may result in unacceptable risks from chronic exposures. For these reasons, the US-EPA is proposing an end to the use of chlorpyrifos on agricultural crops by early 2017 by revoking the…

Source: Living With Insects Blog

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