What’s the difference between hazard and Risk?

Posted by on Sep 23, 2015 in |

What’s the difference between hazard and risk? An updated version of the original 2012 Risk Bites video Hazard vs Risk – Same Difference? The Risk Bites Team: Andrew Maynard David Faulkner Alyssa Berry Risk Bites is supported by: University of Michigan School of Public Health. http://www.sph.umich.edu/ University of Michigan Risk Science Center. http://umriskcenter.org Backing track: Based on Blue and Green by Rimsky. http://www.premiumbeat.com/royalty_fr… Help us caption & translate this video! http://amara.org/v/FFHK/

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What does “Probably Cause Cancer” actually mean?

Posted by on Sep 23, 2015 in |

Grist asked: “Hey Risk Bites guy, the WHO just said that the herbicide in Roundup probably causes cancer — what’s the deal with that? It seems like every month we find out that something else is probably giving us cancer. Should we be worried?” http://grist.org/science/watch-stick-… Backing track: Blue and Green by Rimsky. http://www.premiumbeat.com/royalty_fr… FURTHER INFORMATION: Grist: http://grist.org So Roundup “probably” causes cancer. This means what, exactly? http://grist.org/business-technology/… New York Times: Weed Killer, Long Cleared,...

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CropLife Asia: Protecting Farmers

Posted by on Feb 28, 2013 in |

CropLife Asia’s stewardship and illegal pesticide education programs – protecting farmers and consumers

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CropLife Asia: Food Security

Posted by on Feb 28, 2013 in |

CropLife Asia promotes the benefits and responsible use of crop protection and plant biotechnology products, as well as sound regulatory frameworks in support of sustainable agriculture in the Asia-Pacific region. GROWING FOOD, CREATING RENEWABLES, SUPPLYING SUSTAINABLY.

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