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India Imports of Miscellaneous Chemical products rise to US$ 410.89 M in September- 2014

InfodriveIndia.com, India’s premier research company in import export data, announced today that India’s Miscellaneous Chemical products imports in September- 2014 has grew to US$ 410.89 M, a increase of 11.38% compared to August 2014. 593 more words

Alkylbenzenes

EPA Finds Neonicotinoid Seed Treatments of Little or No Benefit to U.S. Soybean Production

On October 16, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released an analysis of the benefits of neonicotinoid seed treatments for insect control in soybeans.  A Federal Register notice inviting the public to comment on the analysis will publish in the near future. 238 more words

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Desert Locust Plagues Managed with Insecticides

Since prehistoric times, plagues of desert locusts (a large grasshopper that swarms) have threatened food production in Africa, the Middle East and Asia. The swarms may cover several hundred square kilometers and contain 50 million locusts per square kilometer. 203 more words

Insecticides

Malathion Insecticide Used by Ministry of Health Officials Maybe Killing Our Children

The Ministry of Education has finally taken the decision to relocate pupils of the Grazettes Primary School. Why the matter to relocate took several days after the revelation by the ministry of health that several chemicals were mixed including MALATHION is surprising. 198 more words

Barbados News

A Small Rant on Pesticides

Its no secret that pesticides are bad for you. Ever since the release of Silent Spring by Rachel Carson environmentalists and consumers have fought for the reduction of and elimination of pesticides in our farmlands and food. 449 more words

Bees Buzzing, Fuzzing and Fading

Beautiful fuzziness going strong

But not for long

Fading fast

They will not last

Please  act fast

and sign the petition below:

 http://act.credoaction.com/sign/syngenta_bees?nosig=1&t=1&akid=11795.2247563.eaCuKn

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Not A Flare, But Chemical Poisoning

I had to go to the ER last week.

For the record, I despise having to go to the hospital. I hate when my symptoms get to the point where they are so out of control, I can no longer cope. 674 more words

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