Air Quality Initiative

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The Department of Pesticide Regulation’s Air Quality Initiative is a comprehensive effort to improve air quality statewide. The initiative targets air toxins as well as smog-producing chemicals from pesticide emissions, and focuses on four areas:

–  Reducing emissions from fumigants;

–  Reformulating other pesticide products to reduce emissions;

–  Promoting new, more environmentally-friendly technologies, and

–  Developing strategic pest management partnerships in concert with industry


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Edgar Vidrio
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E-mail: Edgar.Vidrio@cdpr.ca.gov