Study Finds Pesticides Linked to Bee Colony Collapse; Groups Petition EPA to Suspend Use

Study Finds Pesticides Linked to Bee Colony Collapse; Groups Petition EPA to Suspend Use

The research magazine Science… Read more » recently published studies that linked a commonly used class of pesticides, neonictotinoids, with declining bee populations. Neonictotinoids have been the fastest growing category of pesticides since their introduction in the mid-90′s, and they were developed specifically because they are less toxic than other pesticides. Unfortunately, they work as a neurotoxin on