CTPCA President Testimony on SB 231

 

CTPCA President Emilio Polce recently testified before the Environmental Committee in opposition of SB 231 an Act Concerning Pollinator Health.

The bill categorizes neonicotinoids as a restricted use pesticide (RUP) and bans their use during the "blooming season" from March to November. Emilio argued in opposition of the bill to Senator Kennedy and the Joint Committee on the Environment, letting them know restricting neonicotinoids doesn't protect pollinators, it jeopardizes people. Neonicotinoids are an imperative tool for protecting the public.

Read Emilio's testimony before the committee here.

Meetings and Schedule

Legislative Day 2019
February 24-26, 2019
Washington, D.C.
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Train-a-Tech   
March 12, 2019
New Haven, CT
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Academy 2019
July 16-18, 2019
Phoenix, AZ
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Mid-Atlantic 2019
July 25-27, 2019
Myrtle Beach, SC
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Fall Seminar 
September 17, 2019
Cromwell, CT

PestWorld 2019
October 15-18, 2019
San Diego, CA
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