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Month: May 2021

Agricultural Pesticides Cause Widespread Harm to Soil Health, Threaten Biodiversity

WASHINGTON— A new study published today by the academic journal Frontiers in Environmental Science finds that pesticides widely used in American agriculture pose a grave threat to organisms that are critical to healthy soil, biodiversity and soil carbon sequestration to fight climate change. Yet those harms are not considered by U.S. regulators. The study, by researchers at the Center… Read more »