370 workers faint at 7 different Cambodian factories
At least 370 workers fainted, apparently because of a pesticide sprayed by a farmer on nearby fields.
JOHANNESBURG - Officials say about 370 workers have fainted at seven different Cambodian factories in the past two days, apparently because of a pesticide sprayed by a farmer on nearby fields.
All of the factories are in the special economic zone, 25 kilometres north of the capital, Phnom Penh.
The _Associated Press _is reporting that the workers, mostly women, were treated at nearby hospitals.