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Pesticide Levels Exceed Health Standards

A new study says airborne pesticide levels routinely exceed acceptable health standards miles from where pesticides are used — and that more than 90 percent of pesticides used in California are prone to drift. State officials say they agree that pesticide drift is a serious concern, but say the report overstates the problem.