How One Country Sought to Combat the Harm of Burning Sugar Cane

Join ProPublica video journalist Nadia Sussman and Seattle Times reporter Lulu Ramadan as we discuss the controversial practice of cane burning in Florida and why Brazil, the world’s largest producer of sugar cane, has mostly stopped the burns.

Speakers include:
Dr. Christopher Holmes, Associate professor of meteorology at Florida State University
Antonio L L Queiroz, technical adviser in the presidency of State of S√£o Paulo environmental agency (CETESTB)
Dr. Helena Ribeiro, professor of environmental health at University of S√£o Paulo School of Public Health
Dr. Raffaella Rossetto, scientific researcher at Agronomic Institute of Campinas