Study in Northern Thailand Finds that Fruits, Vegetables in Student Lunches Heavily Contaminated with Pesticides

The above alarming findings were the result of a research jointly conducted by Thai Education Foundation, Thai Health Promotion Foundation, Field Alliance of Chiang Mai University and Greenpeace Thailand

Study in Northern Thailand Finds that Fruits, Vegetables in Student Lunches Heavily Contaminated with Pesticides

  CHIANG MAI – Vegetables and fruits found in lunches for students under the government-sponsored lunch programs are almost 100 percent contaminated with pesticides and 99 percent of the urine samples from students and teachers in four provinces were tested with organophosphate, a deadly toxic pesticide that attacks nervous system. The above alarming findings were […]