RadioActive 6/17/10

Producer/Host: Meredith DeFrancesco

Topics: DEP names Bisphenol – A priority chemical; Rep. Andy O’Brian on pesticide spray legislation

The Department of Environmental Protection has named Bisphenol-A the first priority chemical to take on under the Kids Safe Products Act. Steve Taylor with the Environmental Health Strategy Center gives us the latest from a hearing today in Augusta. And we have an update from Rep. Andy O’Brian on the pesticide spray notification legislation signed into law June 8th and the upcoming Board of Pesticides hearings on pesticide spraying next week.