Cristian Molina, age 12, in Potam Pueblo, May, 2006, was born with multiple birth defects after his mother was exposed to toxic pesticides working without protection while a 17 pregnant field worker. His growth was stunted and he was never able to walk Cristian passed away as a result of his birth defects at age 13 on March 15th, 2008

Cristian Molina, age 12, in Potam Pueblo, May, 2006, was born with multiple birth defects after his mother was exposed to toxic pesticides working without protection while a 17 pregnant field worker. His growth was stunted and he was never able to walk Cristian passed away as a result of his birth defects at age 13 on March 15th, 2008

“Just because something is not illegal, it may still be immoral. Allowing the export of products recognized to be harmful is immoral” — UN Special Rapporteur on the Adverse effects of the illicit movement and dumping of toxic and dangerous products and wastes on the enjoyment of human rights, Ms. Fatma-Zohra Ouhachi-Vesely, commenting on the US practice of exporting large quantities of banned pesticides to other countries during her 1st country visit to the US, December 2001