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EPA Kills Florida Pesticide Study

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Science  15 Apr 2005:
Vol. 308, Issue 5720, pp. 340
DOI: 10.1126/science.308.5720.340b

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The nominee to head the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) last week cancelled a controversial study to measure the exposure of children to pesticides 1 day after two legislators threatened to derail his appointment if the study went ahead.