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BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand enforced a ban on Monday on two agricultural chemicals widely regarded as toxic to humans, prompting claims from farmers they will face losses, while environmental campaigners welcomed a step towards sustainability.

Many countries have already prohibited paraquat and chlorpyrifos, which are found in pesticides or insecticides.Some 10 million farming households in Thailand, one of the biggest exporters of natural rubber and sugar, use paraquat to kill weed on palm, rubber, sugarcane, corn, and cassava plantations.

Source: Thailand’s chemical pesticide ban troubles farmers, industries – Reuters