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New Evidence Shows Popular Pesticides Could Cause Unintended Harm To Insects

New Evidence Shows Popular Pesticides Could Cause Unintended Harm To Insects

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Consider, for a moment, the circuitous journey of the insecticide called thiamethoxam, on its way to killing a wild wasp. Alejandro Tena, a researcher at the Valencia Institute of Agricultural Research, in Spain, mixed the chemical into water used to irrigate clementine trees. This is a common …

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