Harvesting Risks

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Harvesting Risks Table of Contents Ethical Strategy……………………………………………………………………………………………3 Ethical Manner………………………………………………………………………………………….....3 Ethics Code……………………………………………………………………………………………......3 The Consequences………………………………………………………………………………………....4 A Modified Code………………………………………………………………………………………….5 Exporting Pesticides……………………………………………………………………………………….5 The Pros……………………………………………………………………………………………………6 The Cons…………………………………………………………………………………………………...6 Is it Justifiable…………………………………………………………………………………………...…6 Amvac Stocks…………………………………………………………………………………………...…7 Ethical Strategy Does Amvac have an ethical strategy? In my opinion, Amvac does not have an ethical strategy. The reason for this is because there were…show more content…
I do not think it is ethical to have mevinphos banned in the United States were as in other foreign countries it is permitted to be used. The Pros What are the pros and cons of such an approach from the perspective of various stakeholders? The pros from such a law would be that people would not be exposed to such dangerous products. Consequently, symptoms such as nauseas, vomiting, or cancer would lower among people because they would not be a result of these products. Another pro is that the environment would be safer throughout the world if the products were to be banned in other countries as well. Also the fact that Amvac would not be sued anymore because it would not sell such dangerous products. The fact that several animals would have the insects that were being killed back in their food chain. The Cons If the United States was the only country to ban these products, one of the cons would be that it is not ethical to sell these dangerous products to another country. Another con would be that the stocks that Amvac has in the United States would be lowered down because it would no longer be sold in the United States. As a result Amvac and several others would lose a lot of money. Is it Justifiable In terms of costs, benefits, and risks, does the value to society of pesticides such as dibromochloropropane, mevinphos, and dichlorvos justify their use or to warrant the risks they pose? No, the risks in my

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