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BANGKOK | Thailand to up controls on paraquat, other farm chemicals

BANGKOK — The Thai government said Wednesday it will allow continued use of the toxic weed killer paraquat and two other farm chemicals despite mounting concerns over health risks, but plans to tighten controls on how they are utilized. The expert Committee on Hazardous Substances Control asked the Department of Agriculture to come up with … Continue reading BANGKOK | Thailand to up controls on paraquat, other farm chemicals