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Syngenta Seeks Exemption From Neonicotinoid Ban
Environment  (tags: neonicotinoid, EU ban on neonicotinoid, s Syngenta, bees, die-offs, environments, ecosystems, politics, BigPharma, corruption, corporate, business )

Cal
- 18 days ago - globalpossibilities.org
When Europe approved a 2-year precautionary ban on neonicotinoid use for flowering crops, bee advocates cheered. Syngenta is applying on behalf of British farmers for an emergency exemption for limited use of neonicotinoids:
Neonicotinoids Are Poisoning Entire Farmland Ecosystems
Environment  (tags: Neonicotinoids, bees, die-offs, destruction, ecosystems, environment, world, protection, pollution, research, wildlife, nature, politics, humans )

Cal
- 24 days ago - theecologist.org
The widespread use of neonicotinoid insecticides is causing a neurotoxic overload afflicting entire farm ecosystems from earthworms to bees, other pollinators and birds
World's No. 1 Pesticide Brings Honeybees to Their Knees, Say Scientists
Environment  (tags: honey bees, colony collapse disorder, die-offs, pesticides, EPA< protection, wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, climate, pollution )

Cal
- 76 days ago - csmonitor.com
A new study from Harvard implicates two neonicotinoid pesticides, imidacloprid and clothianidin, in the ongoing plague of honeybee Colony Collapse Disorder. Imidacloprid is the most widely used pesticide in the world, and both are approved by the EPA.
TAKE ACTION NOW! HOME DEPOT AND LOWE'S--- Please Stop Selling the Bee-Poisoning Neonics
Environment  (tags: corporate, consumers, business, society, bees, die-offs, pesticides, Lowe's, Home Depot, pollution, healthconditions, environment, destruction, animals, wildlife, habitat, ecosystems )

Cal
- 77 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Bees are dying off around the world in record numbers -- but big retailers are still selling the poison that is killing them.
TAKE ACTION NOW! SAVE BEES FROM A HIGHLY TOXIC PESTICIDE
Environment  (tags: pollution, bees, killing, slfoxaflor, die-offs, harvests, destruction, animals, ecosystems, environment, politics, protection )

Cal
- 80 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
Bee populations are plummeting! Yet the Environmental Protection Agency recently sided with Dow AgroSciences to approve a new, highly toxic bee-killing pesticide called sulfoxaflor.
Are Your Delicious, Healthy Almonds Killing Bees?
Environment  (tags: bees, die-offs, chemicals, pesticides, BASF, toxins, pollinaton, pollution, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, animals, ecosystems )

Cal
- 88 days ago - motherjones.com
Pesticides made by BASF and other companies are suspected of killing thousands of honey bees
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Our Bees and Food From Toxic Pesticides!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, bees, die-offs, nenocotinoics, pesticides, pollution, animals )

Cal
- 90 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
A quarter of everything we eat, from apples to watermelon, depends on bee pollination. But toxic pesticides, known as neonicotinoids, have been linked to the mass die-off of bees and other pollinators
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell EPA's Leader: Step Up and Protect Bees
Environment  (tags: BEES, pesiticide, pesticides, EPA, protection, bees, die-offs, pollution, environment )

Cal
- 141 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Bees are dying off at unprecedented rates. While EPA has taken little action to protect bees from harmful pesticides, the agency's leader can step it up.
TAKE ACTION NOW! HOME DEPOT AND LOWE'S: YOU MUST STOP SELLING BEE-KILLING PESTICIDES!
Environment  (tags: bees, pesticides, die-offs, environment, destruction, pollution, humans, protection, wildlife, animals, ecosystems, healthconditions, habitat )

Cal
- 226 days ago - credomobilize.com
I urge Home Depot and Lowe's to immediately remove neonicotinoid pesticides from your shelves and stop selling them at all of your stores.
Pesticides Killed Bees in Minnesota , Analysis Shows
Environment  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare, world, protection, land mine detection, world )

Cal
- 289 days ago - mndaily.com
An investigation revealed pesticides are to blame for local bee deaths
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Use of Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare, world, protection, land mine detection, world )

Cal
- 323 days ago - forcechange.com
Bees are a crucial player in the United States agricultural industry, pollinating as much as 70 percent or more of food sources. However, bees have been dying off at an alarming rate, and evidence suggests this may be partially due to certain pesticides
TAKE ACTION NOW! Encourage Permanent Pesticide Ban to Save Bees
Environment  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare )

Cal
- 375 days ago - forcechange.com
As the honeybee population faces further strife from companies such as Monsanto and their use of pesticides, state agencies are working to rid commercial and private use of such chemicals to save bee populations
EU Regulator Suspects BASF Insecticide of Harming Bees
Environment  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare, world, protection )

Cal
- 425 days ago - uk.reuters.com
The European Union's food safety regulator has added a BASF insecticide to the list of crop chemicals it suspects of playing a role in declining bee populations.
Declining Bee Populations Pose A Threat to Global Agriculture
Environment  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare, world, protection )

Cal
- 452 days ago - e360.yale.edu
The danger that the decline of bees and other pollinators represents to the world's food supply was highlighted this week when the European Commission decided to ban a class of pesticides suspected of playing a role in so-called "colony collapse disorder.
EU Overrules Britain to Ban Pesticides Linked to Bee Deaths
Environment  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare, world, protection )

Cal
- 452 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The European Union has overruled British opposition to impose a total two-year ban for gardeners on the use of pesticides linked to the death of bees, with new rules setting out tight restrictions for farmers.
 

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