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N.J. Fines Florida-Based Tomato Grower $1 Million for Misuse of Pesticides

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, GoodNews, green, habitat, humans, nature, pollution, protection, research, science, suffering, Sustainabililty, world, abuse, babies, children, death, diet, disease, drugs, environment, ethics, family, f )

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Calling the violations "the most serious ... ever uncovered," the state Dept. of Environmental Protection fined a Florida tomato growing co. nearly $1 million for improperly using pesticides on 17 fields operated in NJ, putting workers/consumers at risk.


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