07 December 2020 par Isabelle Frapart
The link between neoniconitoides and contamination of soils and populations highlighted

A scientific article linking the contamination of soils by neonicotinoid pesticides and their presence in hair of people in the Philippines has just been published by Jean-Marc Bonmatin et al. (2020) in the journal Science of the Total Environment. This article is part of researches carried out on human health by the Task Force on Systemic Pesticides, which brings together more than sixty independent researchers ( & Facebook TFSP). This article also sheds light on the exposure of populations, particularly in the context of the possible reintroduction of neonicotinoids for sugar beet in France.

This article is highlighted by the CNRS chemistry institute.