Hawaii – GBRI
 

Hawaii has become the first US state to ban the harmful pesticide chlorpyrifos. Chlorpyrifos has been proven to be a highly toxic neurotoxin that causes brain damage, particularly in the case of young children. The pesticide has been in use since 1965 and the US Environment Protection Agency says it has been found to overstimulate the nervous […]

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Hawaii Governor David Ige signed two bills on Tuesday legally implementing portions of the Paris Climate Agreement, that Donald Trump chose to pull out of. That makes Hawaii the first US state to legally support the global pact. Ige said in a statement: “As an island state, we are especially aware of the limits of our […]

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