NHSC votes to ban paraquat and chlorpyrifos in Thailand effective June 1st 2020

NHSC votes to ban paraquat and chlorpyrifos in Thailand effective June 1st 2020

May 4, 2020

Category:

Agriculture

Twenty-four of the 28 members of the NHSC met today to discuss a proposal, from the Thai Chamber of Commerce, to delay the ban until the end of the year, claiming that it will affect the import of farm produce from the United States, where the two chemicals are still in controlled use.

NHSC votes to ban paraquat and chlorpyrifos in Thailand effective June 1st 2020