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  • Bee the Change
    172,458 supporters

    To raise awareness of depleting Bee colonies and its detrimental effect on the environment and life…Read More

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The partial ban on neonicotinoids and fipronil was a fantastic victory for the environment, even though we would have liked to see a full…Read More

Bee activist: EU ban on neonicotinoids undermined by national derogations

EurActiv | EU News & policy debates, across languages
The European Commission's 2013 decision to ban some neonicotinoid insecticides is not working, as some member states have provided derogation for their farmers, says Martin Dermine. Martin Dermine is honeybee project coordinator at PAN Europe, an NGO which is working to replace harmful pesticides with ecological alternatives. Dermine answered…Read More
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