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Thursday, 20 June 2013

Neonicotinoids in pesticides

There are so many news stories talking about the danger to bees of Neonicotinoids in pesticides, and whilst some would argue the link has not been made many people are actively avoiding the products that contain Neonicotinoids. 
If you want to avoid Neonicotinoids then Pan-uk.org have compiled a helpful list:

UK Home and garden products that contain neonicotinoid pesticides
Product Name
Manufacturer
Active Ingredient
Bug Free Extra
Bayer CropScience Ltd
Imidacloprid
Provado Lawn Grub Killer
Bayer CropScience Ltd
Imidacloprid
Provado Ultimate Bug Killer
Bayer CropScience Ltd
Imidacloprid
Provado Ultimate Bug Killer Concentrate
Bayer CropScience Ltd
Imidacloprid
Provado Vine Weevil Killer
Bayer CropScience Ltd
Imidacloprid
Valiant
Sherriff Amenity
Imidacloprid
Bug Attack Granules
Westland Horticulture Limited
Thiamethoxam
Bug Attack Quick Sticks
Westland Horticulture Limited
Thiamethoxam
Bug Attack Ready to Use
Westland Horticulture Limited
Abamectin and thiamethoxam
Westland Plant Rescue Bug Killer Concentrate Ornamentals Plants
Westland Horticulture Limited
Thiamethoxam
Westland Plant Rescue Bug Killer Ornamentals Plants
Westland Horticulture Limited
Abamectin and thiamethoxam
Baby Bio House Plant Insecticide
Bayer CropScience Ltd
Thiacloprid
Multirose Bug Killer
Bayer CropScience Ltd
Thiacloprid
Provado Ultimate Bug Killer 2
Bayer CropScience Ltd
Methiocarb and Thiacloprid
Provado Ultimate Bug Killer Concentrate 2
Bayer CropScience Ltd
Thiacloprid
Provado Ultimate Bug Killer Ready to Use
Bayer CropScience Ltd
Thiacloprid
Provado Vine Weevil Killer 2
Bayer CropScience Ltd
Thiacloprid
Bugclear Ultra
The Scotts Company (UK) Limited
Acetamiprid
BugClear Ultra
The Scotts Company (UK) Limited
Acetamiprid
BugClear Ultra for Pots
The Scotts Company (UK) Limited
Acetamiprid
BugClear Ultra for Pots Ready to Use
The Scotts Company (UK) Limited
Acetamiprid
BugClear Ultra Gun!
The Scotts Company (UK) Limited
Acetamiprid
Bugclear Ultra Vine Weevil Killer
The Scotts Company (UK) Limited
Acetamiprid
Bugclear Ultra Vine Weevil Killer
The Scotts Company (UK) Limited
Acetamiprid
RoseClear for Bugs
The Scotts Company (UK) Limited
Acetamiprid
Roseclear Ultra
The Scotts Company (UK) Limited
Acetamiprid
Roseclear Ultra GUN!
The Scotts Company (UK) Limited
Acetamiprid
Source: Pan-UK

Clearly you need to make your own decision on the use of garden chemicals and the impact on the Bumblebees.

DG

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