A thorough study designed to raise the plight of female plantation workers injured through pesticides. The author not only highlights why women are particularly vulnerable to this danger, but also looks at the effect of the poisons, highlights the dangers of each particular pesticide, reviews both Malaysian and international law which are meant to protect such workers and suggests a solution based on sustainable agriculture. 192 pages with various appendices, one of which includes suggestions for further reading.
Weight 0.7kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by Tenaganita And Pesticide Action Network, Asia And The Pacific, Penang, 1992..First edition. ISBN: 9789839977301