Neonicotinoids – EU restriction goes ahead, but the science is uncertain

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Neonicotinoids – EU restriction goes ahead, but the science is uncertain

June 3rd, 2013

Neonicotinoids are a class of insecticides with a common mode of action that affects the central nervous system of insects, causing paralysis and death. They are systemic insecticides, meaning they enter every part of the target plants – including the pollen and nectar. A number... read more »