Oh, what's a little toxic chemical residue in our cells? And who needs the bloody ozone layer anyway? The End of Times approaches anyway, and we wouldn't want to impede it.
U.S.: Ozone-Zapping Pesticide OK Despite European objections, the Bush administration gets treaty partners to approve U.S. use of methyl bromide, a potent ozone-destroying pesticide banned internationally two years ago. And it'll manufacture nearly 6,000 tons of the stuff, even though it has 11,000 tons stockpiled.