Nanopesticide more toxic to fish than the pesticide’s active ingredient alone.

Changes to pesticide formulation may be making the actives more toxic to fish embryos.

http://www.capitalpress.com/Research/20151218/study-suggests-nanotechnology-may-have-unintended-impact-on-pesticides

The new formulation may require the APVMA to take another look at toxicological studies.

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Dr Richmond Loh
DipProjMgt, BSc, BVMS, MPh (Pathology), MANZCVS (Aquatics & Pathobiology), CertAqV, CMAVA, NATA Signatory.
Aquatic Veterinarian & Veterinary Pathologist
THE FISH VET, Perth, Western Australia, AUSTRALIA.
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