Neonicotinoids: Industry directs today a Farce of misleading information. Will the European Commission and MEPs be fooled?
PRESS RELEASE - Brussels, 11 January 2017
The provision of false or incomplete information is a very common tactic the industry makes use of in order to cast doubt among decision makers1. After the November 2016 publication of 2 new EFSA reports reiterating the high risk of neonicotinoids on bees, the pesticide industry and industrial farming lobby are doubling their efforts to influence decision-makers and increase pressure on the European Commission to maintain their products on the market.Read more
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