RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil has seen an upsurge in new pesticide registrations under the administration of President Jair Bolsonaro, as Larissa Bombardi, professor and researcher at the University of São Paulo's Institute of Geography, explains in a recently released video.
Bombardi is considered one of the most successful scientists in the pesticide field in Brazil. In the video, she describes some of the main features of highly dangerous substances that were recently approved in the first 18 months of the Bolsonaro administration, since the start of 2019.
The increase in pesticide registrations is tremendous when compared to . . .