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‘Bug Bombs’ Still Deadly after EPA Label Changes, says CDC

Total release foggers, otherwise known as bug bombs,  received updated labels from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in 2011 as part of efforts to reduce accidental poisonings, but a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds that EPA restrictions are a public health failure. Bug bombs pose a significant risk of acute illness to individuals even when attempting to follow new label instructions.  Read more...



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