The Civil Guard intervenes 63 tons of agricultural pesticides harmful to the environment and the health of the consumer
This operation, which is carried out annually and coordinated by EUROPOL, is aimed at combating the manufacture, trade and irregular use of phytosanitary defense means in the European agricultural and horticultural sector
4 people have been arrested / investigated for the illegal use of phytosanitary products prohibited in the natural environment
The Civil Guard, in the framework of the operation SILVER AX IV, "has carried out 1,122 inspections and 564 complaints for different breaches related to plant health regulations in ports, airports, customs precincts, commercial facilities, farms and other related to the agricultural and horticultural sector. In addition, 63 tons of pesticides that violated the regulations have been apprehended / intervened.