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Keep the ban on the use of the neonicotinoid 'Cruiser SB' pesticide in the UK.

Submitted on Monday 11th January 2021

Rejected on Monday 11th January 2021

Current status: Rejected

Rejection code: duplicate (see below for details)

Petition Action

Keep the ban on the use of the neonicotinoid 'Cruiser SB' pesticide in the UK.

Petition Details

The government should not allow the use of the bee-killing pesticide 'Cruiser SB' in the UK and keep the ban of its use now that we are no longer part of the EU.

Additional Information

Neonicotinoid pesticides are proven to cause severe harm to bees and other pollinators. The government promised to keep the ban of this pesticide after leaving the EU unless there was change in the evidence of its harmful effects. There has been no such evidence. Bees and other insects pollinate many of our plants including the crops that we eat as well as performing other vital ecosystem services. We need urgent action to safeguard and boost their populations, NOT cause further declines.


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This petition was rejected

The Government e-Petitions Team gave the following reason:

There's already a petition about this issue. We cannot accept a new petition when we already have one about a very similar issue.

You are more likely to get action on this issue if you sign and share a single petition.

You might like to sign the following petitions:

Overturn the decision to allow the use of neonicotinoid pesticides
petition.parliament.uk/petitions/569214

Continue the ban on the use of Neonicotinoids
petition.parliament.uk/petitions/563943

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