08 Sep '11, 2pm

DuPont Offers Compensation for Dead Trees: After a weedkiller is linked to tree deaths, the company offers to pa...

DuPont Offers Compensation for Dead Trees: After a weedkiller is linked to tree deaths, the company offers to pa...

Andrew Spear for The New York Times An evergreen on a property in Columbus, Ohio, where Imprelis was applied. The chemical manufacturer DuPont has set up a process through which people can make monetary claims for trees that have been damaged or killed by its product Imprelis, a new-generation herbicide that was used by commercial applicators on lawns across the country this spring for the first time. At first Imprelis was thought to be more environmentally friendly than Roundup and other weedkillers, particularly because of its low toxicity to mammals. It was only sold to lawn care professionals, and they welcomed it as a way to green the image of lawn care. While it may not harm mammals, Imprelis has been deadly to trees. After it was first applied on golf courses and home lawns, largely around the Midwest and in the East, trees, mostly Norway spruce and white pine, bega...

Full article: http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/09/08/dupont-offers-c...

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