Pesticides

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Beekeepers in the Canadian province of Ontario have launched a class action lawsuit against makers of a class of pesticides linked to the decline of bees. The claim (pdf) filed Tuesday in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice seeks $450 million in damages going back to 2006 for the "chronic effects of the use of the Neonicotinoids [...] felt by...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
"We need to get off the pesticide treadmill, not increase the speed,” said...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A new study has added to mounting evidence against a class of insecticides...

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