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Suspected Bee-Killing Chemical to be Phased Out by Top US Seller

The top U.S. seller of garden pesticides for consumer use is phasing out a chemical widely thought to be contributing to the global die-off of honeybees. Ortho announced Tuesday it will eliminate the chemical known as neonics in three brands of pest control sprays and powders for trees, roses and other flowers by next year, and in all its products by 2021. "The decision comes after careful consideration regarding the range of possible threats to honeybees and other...

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