1980’s Moree NSW. General Cluster of Neuroblastoma, Cotton pesticides.

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http://www.aghealth.org.au/tinymce_fm/uploaded/Research%20Reports/health_safety_aus_farming_community_2000.pdf
“If they are not the result of chemical exposure, why do we have a chronic fatigue syndrome cluster coinciding with cotton spraying around Breeza, three cases of rare neuroblastoma cancer at Moree, another cotton-growing area; and widespread Illness at Kingston, Queensland, where a housing estate was built on  a toxic waste dump, and in McBride Street, Melbourne, close by a former 2,4-D factory?…” p149 Chemical Crisis One Woman’s Story. Humanity’s Future? 1994
In the cotton shire of Moree, four rare neuroblastomas and another similar rare cancer have been diagnosed in children within a few years. Quick Poison Slow Poison Pesticide Risk in the Lucky Country. Kate Short 1994.