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Infographic: Pesticide Planet

Science  16 Aug 2013:
Vol. 341, Issue 6147, pp. 730-731
DOI: 10.1126/science.341.6147.730

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The world uses billions of kilograms of pesticides every year. They help increase yields and prevent diseases, but they also have unintended effects on the health of people, animals, and ecosystems.