Campaigners launch EU petition to ban synthetic pesticides

The European Commission must phase out synthetic pesticides by 2035 while committing to restore biodiversity and support small scale and sustainable farming, more than 90 green groups have said.

by Raquel Guerra
Bees, butterflies and other insects are vanishing from our landscapes, green groups warn (Photo by: Education Images/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)
Bees, butterflies and other insects are vanishing from our landscapes, green groups warn (Photo by: Education Images/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)

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