You might say it's a real head-scratcher:
Why would the United States ban the use of a highly toxic pesticide on crops
and animals yet allow the same substance to be rubbed into the scalps of
It's a question that has no good answer,
say the folks at Ann Arbor's Ecology Center
and others. But, as the Ecology Center found recently when it was hit with a federal
lawsuit by the U.S.
pharmaceutical company that sells lindane, pointing out the dangers of the
substance can be risky business.
Hugh McDiarmid Jr.