The pineapple is heavily sprayed with pesticides and it’s not the consumers who suffer the most, it’s the farmers… In the Philippines and Kenya they still use chemicals that is banned in the EU, because they are harmful to both the environment and our health. Why is it ok to sell these products?
We have here the opportunity to stop the use of these hazardous substances by putting an ultimatum – stop spraying pesticides or we will stop shop! Europe is a big market and many countries are dependent of exports to us so we can therefore influence for the better.
Read more at the Swedish Naturskyddsföreningen