|Special Report: Syngenta's campaign to protect atrazine, discredit critics|
Environmental Health News - 6/17/2013. By Clare Howard - To protect profits threatened by a lawsuit over its controversial herbicide atrazine, Syngenta Crop Protection launched an aggressive multi-million dollar campaign that included hiring a detective agency to investigate scientists on a federal advisory panel, looking into the personal life of a judge and commissioning a psychological profile of a leading scientist critical of atrazine.
|Frogs feminized, but atrazine's effects on people uncertain|
Environmental Health News - 6/17/2013. By Brian Bienkowski and Marla Cone - Atrazine, one of the most widely used farm pesticides in the United States, has feminized male frogs and other animals in some scientific studies. But research examining potential effects in people is relatively sparse.