The Trump administration refused to take the chemical off the market, ignoring the recommendation of Environmental Protection Agency scientists.
Pediatricians warned that keeping it on the market put "all children at risk."
“Hawaii is showing the Trump administration that the states will stand up for our kids, even when Washington will not.”
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A leading organization of pediatricians warned in June that the continued use of chlorpyrifos "puts all children at risk."
“The Trump administration is not above the law — and we will not let them put our kids at risk."
The work continues, said Rengam, of mapping lands worked by indigenous people so that they have some defense against the