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More than 100 rally for pesticide ban


    About 125 activists gathered Monday at the state Capitol, with dozens flying in from neighbor islands, in support of Senate Bill 3095 to ban the use of insecticide chlorpyrifos. The House passed the bill unanimously Friday.

About 125 activists rallied Monday at the state Capitol in support of a bill to make Hawaii the first state in the nation to ban the insecticide chlorpyrifos, a chemical that has been linked to learning disabilities and developmental delays in children. Read more

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