He is the food and agriculture reporter at the not-for-profit Bureau of Investigative Journalism. Andrew is the co-founder of the ethical investigative agency Ecostorm and was editor of The Ecologist magazine between 2010 and 2012. His book, the Ecologist Guide to Food, was published in 2014. As well as reporting extensively for newspapers and magazines in the UK and beyond, he's co-produced films for The Guardian, Channel 4 News and KCET/Link TV, among others.

Basic information

Name
Andrew Wasley
Expertise
Food and environment issues
Country
United Kingdom

Supported projects

Illegal trade of pesticides and antibiotics in Europe

  • Ecology
  • Environment
  • Health

There is a big illegal market for pesticides and antibiotics and these substances will still be spread, when they get banned. The industry has been able to continue the use of chlorpyrifos and expect the use to grow in the coming years, despite it has a huge and bad impact on animals and humans.