By Paul Towers
Residents of Kaua’i are holding their ground against pesticide corporations. And, as we’ve learned time and time again, they won’t be bullied by the likes of BASF, Dow, DuPont Pioneer and Syngenta.
Late yesterday, a group of island residents, PAN and Surfrider — represented by the legal muscle of Earthjustice and Center for Food Safety — joined efforts to defend Kaua’i from a lawsuit brought by four of the world’s largest pesticide corporations.
Over the summer, Kaua’i County passed a law to provide local communities with more information about the pesticides being applied on the island, particularly test fields for …read more
Source: Huffington Post Green