UK allows emergency use of bee-harming pesticide

In 2018, the EU and UK imposed an almost-total ban because of the serious damage it could cause.

Jan. 11, 2021 ~3 min

environment biodiversity bees life pesticides department-for-environment-food-rural-affairs

UK 'operates double standards' on banned pesticides

More than 32,000 tonnes of the chemicals were approved for export by the UK in 2018, says Greenpeace.

By Justin Rowlatt • bbcnews
Sept. 10, 2020 ~4 min

environment pesticides

Nature crisis: Moths have 'secret role' as crucial pollinators

Fluttering creatures of the night are also vital pollinators of plants and flowers, say scientists.

By Matt McGrath • bbcnews
May 12, 2020 ~4 min

biodiversity bees pesticides moths