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11/11/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Profenofos is an organophosphate insecticide characterized by its pale, yellow color and strong, garlic-like odor. This chemical is largely use

11/11/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Thimerosal, also known as thiomersal, is a mercury- and thiosalicylate-containing organic compound with antiseptic, bactericidal, and fungicidal properties. As such,

11/09/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

More commonly known as GMS, glyceryl monostearate is a white-colored, odorless, and sweet powder that is most commonly utilized as

11/08/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Triethanolamine, also known as TEA, is a clear, viscous liquid made by combining ethylene oxide and ammonia. This potent base

11/08/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Thifensulfuron-methyl is a synthetic substance that appears as a fine, white powder. First approved for use in 1988, thifensulfuron-methyl is

11/07/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Ioxynil is a substance that typically appears as odorless and colorless crystals. The most widespread uses of ioxynil are as

11/07/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Toluene, also known as toluol, a colorless, water-insoluble liquid distinguished by its strong odor, which can range from pungent to

09/11/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Nobody wants ants in their home and definitely nobody wants to use foul-smelling, potentially harmful pesticides either. But desperate times

09/06/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

For almost four years, a building located in an eastern Missouri floodplain has served as the illegal dump site for

07/26/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

As people emerge from their homes to enjoy the sunny weather, so too do the various insects creep out of