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15/12/2008 Insecticide Endosulfan Approval Revoked The Environmental Risk Management Authority (ERMA) of NZ has released a decision regarding the insecticide endosulfan.

Endosulfan will be banned in NZ from 16 January 2009, due to the risk of accumulation in the environment and the toxicity to aquatic life.

For further information, contact ERMA on (04) 916 2426 or click here to read the full report.
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