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Beyond Neonics: New Study Shows Glyphosate Also Major Threat to World's Honey Bee Population
"We need better guidelines for glyphosate use, especially regarding bee exposure, because right now the guidelines assume bees are not harmed by the herbicide. Our study shows that's not true."
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"It's About Time": Canada Celebrated for Banning Bee-Killing Neonics While US Backslides
"Unfortunately, it looks like the EPA is trying to be the last agency on Earth to recognize that these pesticides should be banned."
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'An Insult to Our National Wildlife': Trump Reverses Ban on GMOs and Bee-Killing Pesticides in Refuges
" Industrial agriculture has no place on public lands dedicated to conservation of biological diversity and the protection of our most vulnerable species."
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In 'Huge Win for Pollinators, People, and the Planet,' EU Bans Bee-Killing Pesticides
"Authorizing neonicotinoids during a quarter of a century was a mistake and led to an environmental disaster. Today's vote is historic."
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Boosting Hopes for Total Ban, EU Regulator's New Assessment Confirms Neonics' Harm to Bees
"We have been playing Russian Roulette with the future of our bees for far too long"
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'Ecological Armageddon': Warnings From Scientists as Flying Insects Disappear
As new report shows flying insect population plunged by 76 percent, author predicts "our grandchildren will inherit a profoundly impoverished world"
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Tainted Honey: Bee-Poisoning Pesticides Found Globally
Lead researcher says there were "relatively few places where we did not find any" samples contaminated with neonics known to harm bees
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EPA Acknowledges Neonics' Harm to Bees, Then 'Bows to Pesticide Industry'
'This is like a doctor diagnosing your illness but then deciding to withhold the medicine you need to cure it'
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Bees in Peril as First Species Added to Endangered Species List
Listing comes amid a national crisis of declining bee populations, which is attributed to an array of causes, including habitat loss, and the widespread use of neonicotinoid pesticides.
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Pesticide Companies' Own Secret Tests Showed Their Products Harm Bees: Report
"If Bayer and Syngenta cared about the future of our pollinators, they would have made the findings public...It's time for these companies to come clean"
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