News about pesticide suicides
Staff Reporter, District-wise number of pesticide poisoning deaths in Amravati Divn District Patients Deaths Buldana 161 Nil Akola 275 10
The Department of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare of the government of Punjab yesterday issued directions to discontinue the sale of 20 pesticides (insecticides), harmful to health of humans and environment with immediate effect.
The US National Marine Fisheries Service issues a warning about dangers of three organophosphate pesticides
The scientists warned that the widely used pesticides pose a threat, through run-off into rivers and oceans, to dozens of endangered and threatened species such as salmon and orca.
The announcement from the University of Edinburgh about our work.
From Environment & Energy Report. Agricultural authorities in China are speeding up the phaseout of highly toxic pesticides, announcing Dec. 5 that another 10 pesticides will be eliminated by the end of 2022.