Research of Martina Vijver lead to EU ban of pesticide

Research by group of Prof.dr. Martina Vijver, Professor of Ecotoxicology at the Center for Environmental Sciences leads to ban on the pesticide thiacloprid. The European Commission has introduced a European ban on the commonly used pesticide thiacloprid, Trouw reports on Monday 13 January. According to the committee, the pesticide entails risks to the environment and to health.

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