Thailand government reconsiders pesticide use

Thailand’s government is reconsidering the use of three toxic weed killers, one of which, paraquat, is already banned in more than 30 countries.

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    Thailand’s government is reconsidering the use of three toxic weed killers, one of which, paraquat, is already banned in more than 30 countries.

    The move is linked to flesh-eating bacterial diseases among farmers in northern Thailand.

    Al Jazeera’s Wayne Hay reports.


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