A WHO report details the environmental harms caused by cigarettes and by tobacco products in general, including deforestation and greenhouse gas emissions.
A common neonicotinoid pesticide may hinder the ability of bumblebee queens to lay eggs, potentially leading to colony collapse.
A recent report shows that the health of honeybee colonies improved in the first quarter of 2017, but bees still face many threats, including pesticides.
Glyphosate appears to be making Australian cane toads – an invasive toxic species – even deadlier, posing a threat to the native ecosystem.
According to a new report, it is a myth that we need to spray pesticides on food to survive, and manufacturers have been lying to the people.
Two new studies explore the anxiety and stress associated with people living in poverty, and how it leads to overeating and obesity.
The House passed a Republican-backed bill that would roll back pesticide protections for U.S. rivers and lakes, putting aquatic life at risk.
The EPA is delaying a proposed rule that would ensure the restricted-use pesticides, atrazine and chlorpyrifos, are applied safely by adult farmworkers.
A team of chemists and engineers at the U.S. Geological Survey and the University of Iowa have found neonicotinoids (bee-killing pesticides) in U.S. tap water.
After a more than month-long delay and much concern, the rusty patched bumblebee has finally been added to the endangered species list.
A comprehensive review of more than 4,000 native bee species warns that many species are on the brink of extinction due to pesticide use and other factors.
The Environmental Working Group has released its annual report on the types of produce contaminated with the most pesticides and pesticide residues.
On February 7, people walking along the shore in Lowdermilk Park Beach in South Florida reported seeing thousands of dead and dying bees.
Genetically modified apples engineered to brown more slowly than traditional apples will hit store shelves next month, but they won’t be overtly labeled “GMO.”
Bayer and Monsanto executives met with Donald Trump on January, 11 2017 to discuss the biotech companies’ $66 billion merger.
Donald Trump chose Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris as head of the American Manufacturing Council. Some fear Liveris could use his position to benefit Dow.
Bottlenose dolphins in the Florida Everglades have the highest mercury levels ever found in the species. Humans and other animals may also be affected.