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Archive for May, 2012


Atrazine Litigation Settlement

[ 0 ] May 25, 2012

From Syngenta Crop Protection: Syngenta and attorneys for several community water systems have agreed to settle litigation related to the herbicide atrazine in order to end the business uncertainty and expense of protracted legal proceedings. Syngenta acknowledges no liability and continues to stand by the safety of atrazine. The scientific evidence continues to make it […]


Documentaries, website show herbicide atrazine helps save water and conserve soil

[ 0 ] May 9, 2012

From Syngenta Crop Protection: Syngenta today announced the launch of a new website, “Saving the Oasis,” featuring three short documentaries that tell the story of how atrazine helps modern farmers protect precious water and soil resources while aiding the environment and economy. The site also contains information about other Syngenta efforts that help farmers preserve […]

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Documentary Film “Last Call at the Oasis” Gets Facts Wrong About Atrazine

[ 0 ] May 7, 2012

From Syngenta Crop Protection: The documentary movie “Last Call at the Oasis” dramatizes a real crisis—the global shortage of clean water. But the film gets key facts wrong about atrazine, a herbicide that is not only safe, but actually protects clean water and saves land from cultivation. If not corrected, this negative spin could lead […]