Jason Davison, Senior Food and Agriculture Campaigner at Friends of the Earth, talks about the need to pass PACTPA, the Protect American Children from Toxic Pesticides Act, introduced by senators Booker, Gillibrand, Sanders, Warren, and Padilla in the fall of 2021. This Act’s goal is the correct some of the failings of the EPA in updating the science of pesticides, enforcing current regulations, and allowing the continued sale of potentially dangerous stocks of pesticides after registration has been canceled, suspended, or otherwise voided.
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