Report: EPA Needs to Evaluate the Impact of the Revised Agricultural Worker Protection Standard on Pesticide Exposure Incidents
Report #18-P-0080, February 15, 2018
What Was Found
Over 2 million agricultural workers and pesticide handlers are protected by the WPS. Revisions to the standard are intended to reduce exposure to pesticides and provide enhanced protection to agricultural workers, pesticide handlers and their families.
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- Update: EPA Response to Report (pdf)
- Update: IG Comment on EPA Response (pdf)
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