The legal field is fertile ground with regard to the quarrels of economic sectors. We had the illustration this week with the case between MDRGF and wine producers through. We can read the survey the MDRGF from their site.
This combination of environmental protection is a member of PAN grouping . Pesticide Action Network, which aims to promote a more restrictive legislation on pesticide use worldwide. A sort of anti-European lobby pesticides which are also found in the Coherence network, based in Lorient, Brittany.
Reports Special Envoy found in videos in this article are very revealing of the issues that drive this sector evoking both the issue of additives and pesticides. This report has been the subject of numerous reactions grazing e of the industry.
Mon arguments used by lawyers is hoped that a search engine query + wines pesticide is no longer associated with investigations against-considered negative for the profession. However, this argument does not hold. When you search this topic on Google search engine that for 85% of applications in France, we see that other websites appear first, including Rue 89, Cdurable.info, The Point, and on the same but after page, Le Figaro ... Obviously, the results page is not sustainable and it is modified over time according to Google's algorithm.
Ok consumers and growers?
Remains the question of public health. Is there a pesticide in wine? Yes, even a Swiss survey said. Is it dangerous for humans to eat? In the long term yes, but not necessarily more than the alcohol itself. For growers who spray pesticides, and are exposed to much higher concentrations, the question deserves to be an epidemiological investigation as the threat seems to be important for this profession that uses 25% of the total pesticide dispersed in France .