Marks & Spencer bans more pesticides

Cozier, Muriel
May 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;5/28/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 68, p30
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of British retailer Marks & Spencer to prohibit the use of a further 10 pesticides worldwide as part of its pesticide reduction program. The author said that the pesticides highlighted in the European Union water framework directive for its potential risk to aquatic life will be added to the 60 pesticides that the company has already banned. The company has also established an expert group of independent pesticide reduction specialists.


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