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A microparticle that can help save honey bees

A microparticle that can help save honey bees

Pesticide particles on pollen sucked by bees accumulate in their bodies overtime, reducing their lifespans significantly as it takes no more than 15 nanograms of pesticide to kill a bee. To put this in perspective, picture a particle as small as a …Continue reading

Dust in Lahore Contaminated With Harmful Levels of Pesticides, Study Finds

Dust in areas surrounding pesticide manufacturing units and farmland in Lahore contains harmful levels of pesticide pollution, a study done jointly by researchers at Quaid-e-Azam University and Lancaster University has found. Farmers, factory workers and residents of such areas are exposed to …Continue reading