Pesticides Known to Kill Bees Found in U.S. Drinking Water

On April 5, a team of chemists and engineers at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and the University of Iowa reported that they had discovered neonicotinoids, a class of pesticides, in treated drinking water.¬†This finding marks the first time anyone has identified the chemicals¬†in tap water. [1] Gregory LeFevre, a study author and University of […]