Careless and unregulated use of pesticides has caused immense damage to the environment. Harmful effects are now being realised worldwide.

The symptoms of exposure to some of the commonly used pesticides are listed in the article and you will also find a mention of emergency treatment. However, a word of caution, please always consult a qualified medical practitioner. Self-treatment should best be avoided.

Harmful Effects of Common Orchid Pesticides

Anu Dharmani

Orchids Editor

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