Pesticides in Paradise: Hawai‘i’s Health & Environment at Risk

May 06, 2015

On O‘ahu, Kaua‘i, Maui, and Moloka‘i, chemical and biotechnology companies Monsanto, Syngenta, DuPont-Pioneer, Dow Chemical, and BASF have purchased prime agricultural land, taking advantage of Hawai‘i’s isolation and year-round growing season, in order to field test crops that have been genetically engineered to withstand greater applications of pesticides.

http://www.centerforfoodsafety.org/repor...ronment-at-risk
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