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Tell Orville Redenbacher to Stop Killing Bees! PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, bees, neonicotinoids )

Anna
- 8 days ago - pollinatorsandyourplate.org
Bees are dying at alarming rates, and scientists have identified a group of insecticides called neonicotinoids
Controversial Pesticides Threaten Not Just Bees But Butterflies Too
Green Lifestyle  (tags: butterflies, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, health, garden, greenliving, interesting, neonicotinoids, neonics, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 11 days ago - conservationmagazine.org
Most of the furor surrounding neonicotinoids, the world's most widely-used pesticides, focuses on the harms they cause to bees. Yet these chemicals may also pose a threat-presently little-appreciated but possibly grave-to butterflies.
UK Petition: Keep Bee-Killing Pesticides Off Our Fields This Year
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, greenliving, health, neonicotinoids, neonics, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 80 days ago - speakout.38degrees.org.uk
Petition text: Please keep bee-killing pesticides off all our fields this year. Last year you approved the "emergency" use of neonicotinoids. Please don't do it again.
Unlike Competitors, Orville Redenbacher's Is Still Bad for Bees
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, health, neonicotinoids, neonics, popcorn, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 134 days ago - centerforfoodsafety.org
Apparently, Orville Redenbacher's doesn't care about bees. The biggest name in popcorn won't commit to helping us keep these critical pollinators healthy.
Common Decking and Insulation Pesticide Is a Honeybee-Killer
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, ecosystems, environment, family, home, humans, neonicotinoids, neonics, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 224 days ago - pharosproject.net
At very low concentrations, a chemical widely used to kill termites also harms honeybees, according to a new US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) study. The use of this pesticide, imidacloprid, in building materials has soared in recent years.
The EPA Finally Admitted That the World's Most Popular Pesticide Kills Bees-20 Years Too Late
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, health, neonicotinoids, neonics, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 233 days ago - motherjones.com
Bees are dying in record numbers-and now the government admits that an extremely common pesticide is at least partially to blame. For more than a decade, the Environmental Protection Agency has been under pressure from environmentalists and beekeepers..
New U.S. Map Shows Bees Dying Off in Agricultural Areas That Need Them Most
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, health, neonicotinoids, neonicotinoids, organic, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 243 days ago - inhabitat.com
The plight of wild honey bees is a topic we have covered time and again, as the little winged agricultural assistants continue to disappear. Some 30 percent of bee populations are dying off each year, largely as the result of neonicotinoid insecticides...
Whistleblower Speaks Out Against USDA, Corruption and Systemic Pesticides
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, health, neonicotinoids, neonics, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 250 days ago - truth-out.org
Dr. Jonathan Lundgren, a respected expert on the risk assessment of pesticides and genetically modified crops, worked for the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Research (ARS) for more than a decade. But when his findings on...
Victory! Pop Weaver to Remove Neonicotinoids From Popcorn Supply in Response to Public Pressure
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, goodnews, greenproducts, health, neonicotinoids, neonics, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 270 days ago - centerforfoodsafety.org
Center for Food Safety (CFS) today congratulated Pop Weaver, the second largest popcorn supplier in the country, for taking a bold step towards removing bee-toxic insecticides from their popcorn supply.
Weird Symptoms in Humans Linked to Bee-Killing Insecticides
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, family, food, health, humans, neonics, neonicotinoids, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 279 days ago - rodalewellness.com
It's not just a bee thing. For years, the research has been clear: Neonicotinoid insecticides are responsible for massive bee, songbird, and bat deaths. Now a team of Japanese, American, and African researchers has found these chemicals seem to be impact
Save the Bees
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, greenliving, health, neonicotinoids, neonics, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 322 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
To Rt Hon Elizabeth Truss MP: Please reverse your decision to allow neonicotinoid use this autumn and help save the bees.
Study Finds No Benefit to Bee-Toxic Neonic Use
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, health, neonics, neonicotinoids, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 339 days ago - beyondpesticides.org
Neonicotinoid-treated seeds do not reduce crop damage from pests, adding to a growing body of evidence questioning the benefits of using these bee-toxic insecticides, according to a study published in the journal BioOne.
Insecticide Found in Half of Sampled U.S. Streams
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, environment, food, health, insecticides, neonicotinoids, neonics, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 374 days ago - ktvz.com
The U.S. Geological Survey found insecticides known as neonicotinoids in a little more than half of both urban and agricultural streams sampled across the nation and Puerto Rico, according to a study by the agency published Tuesday in Environmental Chemis
Save the Bees (Greenpeace UK) PLEASE SIGN AND SHARE PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Save The Bees, Greenpeace, UK, Environment Secretary, Elizabeth Truss, Neonicotinoids, reverse decision, protection )

Evelyn
- 386 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
Environment Secretary Truss went against growing scientific evidence, accepted a request made by UK farmers to use the bee-harming pesticide again this autumn. Join the call asking Truss to reverse her dangerous decision to allow bee-harming neonicotinoid
Bee and Bird-Toxic Pesticides Found in Food Served at Congressional Dining Hall
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, food, health, humans, interesting, neonicotinoids, neonics, pesticides, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 390 days ago - beyondpesticides.org
Nearly every food available for purchase at the U.S. Congressional Dining Hall contains detectable levels of neonicotinoids (neonics), chemical insecticides implicated in the global decline of wild and managed pollinators.
 

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