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REDUCE PESTICIDE CAMPAIGN
Children at Risk
SOME KNOWN HEALTH EFFECTS FOUND IN CHILDREN EXPOSED TO PESTICIDES
Brain and nervous system development are affected by organophosphates commonly found in such insecticides as Diazinon and Malathion, and in herbicides containing Glyphosate. The insecticide Chlorpyrifos has been implicated in birth defects.
Asthma is significantly associated with the use of carbamates found [...]