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Leaf blowers are 'fatal' to insects and should not be used unless they are ‘indispensable’, German government warns

German authorities are discouraging their citizens from using leaf blowers over fears that the tools cause harm to insects, small animals and the environment. The Ministry for the Environment also said that the devices were too loud and contributed to air pollution. In a statement, they encouraged the public only to continue using leaf blowers if they were 'indispensable'.  Read more.....



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