Mysterious disease in India. Researchers have probably found the cause

In Andhra Pradesh, one of the most affected regions in India, 227 people were hospitalized over the weekend due to an unidentified disease. By Monday afternoon their number increased to 450 people. One person died. The patients had disturbing symptoms: they suffered from headaches, backaches, nausea, lost consciousness, memory, and epileptic seizures. Interestingly, most of […]

The CLCV association denounces the presence of pesticides in animal pest collars

It is a discovery that could have serious consequences. The CLCV consumer association denounces the presence of potentially neurotoxic pesticides in the antiparasitic collars of our pets. Gold, nine out of ten owners use this type of product a typus. According to Léa Lamblin, who is part of the CLCV association, we must take precautions […]

Pesticides in eight Mediterranean lagoons, a study warns

Eight Mediterranean lagoons out of the 10 monitored as part of a pilot study published on Wednesday 4 November are highly contaminated by pesticides with a worrying risk for the health of these ecosystems and their biodiversity. Between 2017 and 2019, the Environment Resources Languedoc Roussillon laboratory of Ifremer, based in Sète (Hérault), tracked down […]

Pesticides in eight Mediterranean lagoons, a study warns

Eight Mediterranean lagoons out of the 10 monitored as part of a pilot study published on Wednesday 4 November are highly contaminated by pesticides with a worrying risk for the health of these ecosystems and their biodiversity. Between 2017 and 2019, the Environment Resources Languedoc Roussillon laboratory of Ifremer, based in Sète (Hérault), tracked down […]

Pesticides. Senate votes for temporary reintroduction of neonicotinoids

The Senate a right-wing majority gave its approval on the night of Tuesday to Wednesday to the bill allowing the temporary reintroduction bee-killing neonicotinoids to save the beet industry, at the end of a sometimes tense debate with the left and after a voting incident. It was adopted at first reading with 184 votes in […]