Factsheets : Learn About 20 Pesticide that can harm children

Highly hazardous pesticides harm people and the environment. Children are the most affected because their young bodies are developing, therefore have higher metabolic rates and absorb toxins faster. PANAP has identified 20 pesticides that are causing harm to children in the Asia Pacific.

  1. Atrazine
  2. Carbaryl
  3. Chlorpyrifos
  4. Chlorothalonil
  5. Cypermethrin
  6. DDT
  7. Deltamethrin
  8. Diazinon
  9. Dichlorvos
  10. Lambda-cyhalothrin
  11. Malathion
  12. Mancozeb
  13. Maneb
  14. Methamidophos
  15. Methyl parathion
  16. Monocrotophos
  17. Paraquat
  18. Parathion
  19. Permethrin
  20. Propoxur