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Lowe’s to Stop Selling Bee-Killing Pesticides to Protect Pollinators


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Lowe’s to Stop Selling Bee-Killing Pesticides to Protect Pollinators

Stefanie Penn Spear

After two years of pressure by the hard-hitting campaign by Friends of the Earth and partners, Lowe’s Home Improvement announced yesterday it will begin to eliminate neonicotinoid pesticides—a leading contributor to global bee declines—from its stores. This public commitment is the most significant announcement so far for a retailer of its size.


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" ....as suitable alternatives become available ...." (snigger)

By that time all the bees will be dead, but hey, we tried!