Thailand: Committee calls for ban on paraquat, glyphosate and chlorpyrifos

"The heavy use of hazardous chemicals in the long run will ultimately lead to a rise in related ailments and definitely have a strong impact on the economy," A pair of national reform committees on health and society have come down in favor of a total ban on the farm chemicals, paraquat, glyphosate and chlorpyrifosone but with caveats.