Necessity of pesticides; testing and regulation; human health and pesticides,
including specific medical conditions; and applicator safety.
Importance & Benefits of Pesti...
Without crop protection, including pesticides, more than half of the world’s crops would be lost to insects, diseases and weeds.Learn More
Pesticide Testing & Regulation
Pesticides are some of the most tested and regulated products in the world.Learn More
Human Health & Pesticides
Pesticide residues on food are very low if present at all and they are not established causes of specific medical conditions.Learn More
Regulatory agencies require extensive testing for human safety, including cancer, of each pesticide before market approval.Learn More
Diabetes & Obesity
Ongoing research must account for the known factors related to diabetes and body weight while evaluating the role of pesticides.Learn More
Pesticide Applicator Safety
Normal exposure to pesticides does not cause diseases or adverse conditions to those exposed to them the most – pesticide applicators.Learn More