India initiates probe into alleged dumping of LDPE plastics
Environment News: NEW DELHI: India has started a probe into the alleged dumping of low-density polyethylene from six countries, including Singapore and the US, followin.
Pollution may increase virus transmissibility making people more vulnerable to Covid-19, say experts
Depression over west-central Bay of Bengal, likely to intensify further into deep depression during next 24 hours
Ecosystem-Killer Fipronil More Toxic Than Previously Thought, Found in Waterways Throughout the U.S.
(Beyond Pesticides, October 27, 2020) The insecticide fipronil is more toxic to aquatic insects than previously thought, often present in U.S. waterways, and can trigger trophic cascades that disrupt entire aquatic ecosystems, finds new research published by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The data have important implications for waterways throughout the country, but particularly in the Sout...
Parents Sue Manufacturer of Neurotoxic Insecticide Chlorpyrifos, Corteva (formerly Dow), for Causing Child’s Disabilities
Continued Skin Contact with Disinfectant Use to Prevent COVID-19 Infection Can Cause Harmful Skin Reactions
Scientists Warn of Another Pandemic If Officials Continue to Ignore Explosion of ‘Antimicrobial Resistance’