Bayer Forced to Halt U.S. Sales of Insecticide



By Brandon Turbeville

Bayer AG has just announced that its agricultural unit will halt future U.S. sales of its insecticide flubendiamide.

Known commonly as Belt, flubendiamide has the capacity to be used on more than 200 crops including soybeans, tobacco and almonds.

Many of these crops will receive as many as six applications a year according to the EPA.

Flubendiamide is the active ingredient in Nichino America’s Tourismo and Vetica insecticides as well as in Bayer’s Belt brand.

The insecticide sales are being halted as a result of Bayer losing a fight with the EPA over the insecticide’s risk to the environment.

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The EPA board did rule that farmers and retailers will be able to sell and use their existing supplies.

Bayer maintains that the EPA has made an error in judgement.

“Bayer maintains the EPA’s actions on flubendiamide are unlawful and inconsistent with sound regulatory risk assessment practices,” Dana Sargent, Vice President for Regulatory Affairs for Bayer said in a statement.

Bayer AG has just announced that its agricultural unit will halt future U.S. sales of its insecticide flubendiamide. Click to Tweet

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This article (Bayer Forced to Halt U.S. Sales of Insecticidecan be republished under a Creative Commons license with  attribution to Brandon Turbeville and Natural Image credit

Brandon Turbevillearticle archive here – is an author out of Florence, South Carolina. He is the author of six books, Codex Alimentarius — The End of Health Freedom, 7 Real Conspiracies,Five Sense Solutions and Dispatches From a Dissident, volume 1 and volume 2, The Road to Damascus: The Anglo-American Assault on Syria, and The Difference it Makes: 36 Reasons Why Hillary Clinton Should Never Be President. Turbeville has published over 600 articles dealing on a wide variety of subjects including health, economics, government corruption, and civil liberties. Brandon Turbeville’s podcast Truth on The Tracks can be found every Monday night 9 pm EST at UCYTV. He is available for radio and TV interviews. Please contact activistpost (at)

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