Costco calls on its suppliers to avoid using bee-killing pesticides

Costco calls on its suppliers to avoid using bee-killing pesticides

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Costco calls on its suppliers to avoid using bee-killing pesticides
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(Natural News) Could a retail giant help give more traction to the movement against pesticides that harm bees? The popular big-box retailer, Costco, has called for their suppliers to limit their use of non-essential pesticides in their products that will be sold in Costco stores. Specifically, the retailer is discouraging the use of neonicotinoids, a controversial class of insecticides that are known to be especially harmful to pollinator species, like bees.

As a company, Costco has consistently received praise for keeping…


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