A military C-130 plane sprays pesticide over Hurricane Katrina damaged parts of New Orleans. (AP Photo/Brian Snyder)
An "unacceptable risk"

US Gov’t Pesticide Spraying In Harvey’s Wake a Boon to Agrochemical Giants

The insecticide Naled kills mosquitoes. It also wipes out honey bees, now undergoing a mass die-off attributed to its use. And it is toxic to humans, particularly newborns. It will now be sprayed on 6 million Texas acres as part of the U.S. government’s Harvey recovery plan.

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