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No ka hoʻokuʻu koke ʻana: Pōʻalima, Iune 8, 2018                          

No nāʻike hou aku:
Carey Gillam, Luna Hoʻokele noiʻi USRTK (913) 526-6190 a i ʻole carey@usrtk.org
ʻO Sheldon Krimsky, Kumu Kula Nui ʻo Tufts 617-866-3100 a i ʻole Sheldon.Krimsky@tufts.edu

Ke paʻi ʻia nā hōʻike noiʻi olakino olakino lehulehu i loko o nā puke pai kia. Akā a pepa hou i paʻi ʻia ma ka Ka Puke Pai o ka Lehulehu Ola ʻike ua hana hewa ʻole ʻia kēlā mau hae e pili ana i nā pepa e pili ana i kahi pesticide kaulana.

Ua kākau ʻia ka pepa e Sheldon Krimsky (PhD), ke Kumu Lenore Stern o Humanities a me nā ʻepekema pilikanaka ma ke Keʻena ʻo Urban & Environmental Policy & Planning ma ke Kulanui ʻo Tufts, a me ka mea kākau o ʻEpekema i ka hoihoi pilikino, a me Carey Gillam, Luna Hoʻokele o US kuleana e ʻike a me ka mea kākau o Whitewash: ka moʻolelo o kahi mea hoʻomake i nā nāhelehele, maʻi ʻaʻai a me ka palaho o ka ʻepekema. 

Loiloi ka pepa nā palapala ʻike i hoʻokuʻu ʻia e ka ʻaha i loaʻa mai ka hoʻopiʻi ʻana e kūʻē iā Monsanto Co. ma luna o kāna herbicide Roundup a me nā palapala i hoʻokuʻu ʻia ma o nā noi Freedom of Information Act (nā noi i nā keʻena hoʻokele a me nā kula nui i United States). Loaʻa nā mea i loaʻa i ka hōʻike o ka kākau ghost, ke keʻakeʻa ʻana i ka paʻi puke pai, a me ka mana kūpono ʻole o kahi keʻena hoʻokele pekelala.

ʻO nā puke pai nā kiaʻi puka o nā hōʻike kūpono a me ka ʻike hilinaʻi. Pono lākou e kau i nā kūlana kiʻekiʻe o ka pono ʻepekema. ʻAʻole pono nā mea hoʻoponopono puke hōʻike i kahi bias i kekahi a i ʻole hui. Ke ʻike ka puke pai ua kākau ʻia kahi ʻatikala a i ʻole he hakakā i hōʻike ʻole ʻia o ka hoihoi, he kuleana ia e hana kūpono a hoʻomaopopo i ka poʻe heluhelu. Hana ka pepa hou i ka hihia i ʻelua mau puke pai, Critical Reviews of Toxicology and Food and Chemical Toxicology, ʻaʻole i ana ʻia i kēia mau kūlana. Hōʻailona nā palapala i nā hemahema koʻikoʻi i ka loina o ka paʻi ʻepekema a me nā kaʻina hana hoʻoponopono e pono e kamaʻilio ʻia.

ʻO US Right to Know kahi hui nonprofit e hana nei e holomua i ka transparency a me ke kuleana i ka ʻōnaehana meaʻai a ka lāhui. No ka ʻike hou aku e pili ana iā US Right to Know, e ʻoluʻolu e ʻike usrtk.org.

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