Pesticides: Domestic & International Perspectives

Thursday, April 12, 2012
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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PESTICIDES: Domestic and International Perspectives from Science, Law, & Governance April 12-13, 2012

This conference is the 10th in the Toward a Sustainable 21st Century Series, which is a collaboration between a private foundation and the University of California, Irvine aiming to accomplish more together than they can do separately on significant environmental problems impacting society.


April 12: This session will be geared toward the general public with a broad scientific overview of the issues at hand followed by more in-depth discussion of law and governance issues related to pesticide use.

April 13: This session will focus on more detailed case studies and is geared toward those with a specific interest in the sciences.

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm with Lunch and Coffee Breaks provided

Location: Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center of the National Academies of Sciences & Engineering, 100 Academy  Irvine, CA 92617-3002 (map)

Sponsors: The Newkirk Center, the UCI School of Law Center for Land, Environment, and Natural Resources, the School of Social Ecology, the Program in Public Health


Attendance is free, but please RSVP at for catering and seating purposes

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