How do you explain the requirement of using hazardous material suits (hazmat suits) while spraying the food that we subsequently put in our mouths and consume?
We do not make any products that require hazmat suits. Government agencies like Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) set requirements for protective clothing for farmers and others to use when applying pesticides, but they are typically safety gloves and goggles. You can read more about it here on GMOAnswers. We share your concern about the safety of our food products. Our most commonly used pesticide, Roundup, has an excellent safety profile. Here are a few articles which examine the safety and toxicity of Roundup:
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