In a recent Q&A statement the IARC – a World Health Organization agency – answered key questions about the toxicity of glyphosate which make it clear the herbicide should be banned
One little word, so much confusion. But new evidence suggests that it’s man-made insecticides, not the zika virus, that is causing an infant health crisis in Brazil.
Evidence is growing of a link between the world’s most widely used herbicide – Roundup – and Colony Collapse Disorder in bees. Is there a human health threat too?
How have we come to a place where there is more of Monsanto’s Roundup in our food than there are essential nutrients?
Proposed changes to pesticide risk assessments still fall short of securing the protection of people in the countryside from pesticides
Fifty years after the publication of Silent Spring we are still campaigning for recognition of the harm caused by pesticides
A recent and significant decision by the European Court means campaigners have the right to challenge unsound EU regulations
US beekeepers are calling for a ban on the neonicotinoid clothianidin saying that it disrupts the insects’ nervous systems. But that’s just the tip of the iceberg…
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