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Doctors group wants all pesticides banned in NL

October 24, 2017
By Mike Jiggens

A doctors’ advocacy group wants Newfoundland and Labrador to impose a broader ban on cosmetic pesticides used in the province. The Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment (CAPE) wishes a system in place in which all cosmetic pesticides are banned and not just the five products that have been outlawed since 2011.