Why is the fungicide carbendazim banned in the U.S.?

Gary Ginsberg
Medical Toxicology

If you buy orange juice that contains juice from another country, it could also contain the fungicide carbendazim—which is banned in the U.S. because of health safety concerns. Find out why other countries allow it in this video from leading toxicologist Dr. Gary Ginsberg.

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