July 5, 2015

HEL publishes new scientific paper on chemicals that leach from plastic bags

HEL published a new scientific paper today that shows that a chemical in plastic bags made to U.S. FDA food-grade specifications can leach from the bag […]
October 18, 2014

HEL interviewed in EarthFocus Documentary

HEL’s Executive Director, Dr. Craig Downs, was interviewed on Earth Focus Presents, “Neonicotinoids: The New DDT?” a report investigating the science and controversy behind neonciotinoids, insecticides […]
October 18, 2014

Haereticus interviewed in a new documentary regarding Neonicotinoid pesticides

They’ve been linked to the decline of honeybees and now a growing body of scientists say the world’s most widely used insecticides are also toxic to […]
July 3, 2014

Science Paper on Systemic Pesticides & Biodiversity

HEL co-authored a scientific paper on the risks of neonicotinoid and fipronil pesticides to biodiversity and ecological processes – especially marine processes. Read the science paper […]
June 25, 2014

HEL contributes to World Report on Systemic Pesticides

HEL contribution to the World Integrated Assessment Report on Systemic Pesticides highlights its impact to marine and coastal ecosystems. HEL scientist was one of the 29 […]
March 7, 2014

HEL co-signs letter to U.S. EPA and U.S. FWS on pesticide effects on migratory birds

Haereticus Environmental Laboratory joins 11 other groups wanting to work together, share information and create robust protections for migratory birds Read the letter