EXCLUSIVE: Even Brexit Voters Want To Keep EU Bans On Pesticides

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EXCLUSIVE: Even Brexit Voters Want To Keep EU Bans On Pesticides

Post  fatbob5 on Tue Dec 19, 2017 9:42 pm

An overwhelming majority of the British public – including those who voted to Leave the EU – want tough European controls on pesticide to continue after Brexit, a new poll has revealed.

The exclusive survey by GQR, shared with HuffPost UK, suggests that many voters want to go even further and back an outright ban on chemical products sprayed on parks, playgrounds and other public spaces.

The poll, commissioned by Pesticide Action Network and online activism site SumOfUs.org, follows concerns among environmentalists that Brexit could be used to water down current regulations on pesticide use.

It found that 63% of the public want to keep the EU regulations, compared to just 16% who want them relaxed. ........

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Post  fatbob5 on Tue Dec 19, 2017 9:44 pm

Thatcher Groupies aren't going to approve

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Re: EXCLUSIVE: Even Brexit Voters Want To Keep EU Bans On Pesticides

Post  ALLAKAKA on Tue Dec 19, 2017 9:58 pm

''Rainbow warriors '' from the Puffington post.










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Post  Flap Zappa on Tue Dec 19, 2017 11:14 pm

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] wrote:An overwhelming majority of the British public – including those who voted to Leave the EU – want tough European controls on pesticide to continue after Brexit, a new poll has revealed.

The exclusive survey by GQR, shared with HuffPost UK, suggests that many voters want to go even further and back an outright ban on chemical products sprayed on parks, playgrounds and other public spaces.

The poll, commissioned by Pesticide Action Network and online activism site SumOfUs.org, follows concerns among environmentalists that Brexit could be used to water down current regulations on pesticide use.

It found that 63% of the public want to keep the EU regulations, compared to just 16% who want them relaxed. ........

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