https://www.panna.org/resources/ddt-story

Following World War II, it was promoted as a wonder-chemical, the simple ... Today, nearly 40 years after DDT was banned in the U.S., we continue to live with  ...

https://www.epa.gov/ingredients-used-pesticide-products/ddt-brief-history-and-status

Aug 11, 2017 ... DDT's quick success as a pesticide and broad use in the United States and ... malaria - a disease that still kills millions of people worldwide.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DDT

At the same time that DDT was hailed as part of the "world of tomorrow," concerns were expressed about its potential to kill ...

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/science/science-news/10600234/Banned-pesticide-DDT-may-raise-risk-of-Alzheimers-disease.html

Jan 28, 2014 ... DDT (dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane) was outlawed in Britain in 1986 and banned as a pesticide worldwide under the Stockholm Convention ...

http://npic.orst.edu/factsheets/ddtgen.pdf

DDT was a commonly-used pesticide for insect control in the United States until ... Farmers used DDT on a variety of food crops in the United States and worldwide. .... A Review of Scientific and Economic Aspects of the Decision to Ban its Use ...

https://www.thespruce.com/what-is-ddt-history-impacts-1708897

Jan 22, 2019 ... DDT is a controversial pesticide that has been banned in many countries. Find out more about its history and its negative effects on living ...

http://www.aei.org/publication/the-rise-fall-rise-and-imminent-fall-of-ddt/

Nov 5, 2007 ... Environmentalists were pushing for it to be banned worldwide, and its most articulate champion, the South African Department of Health, ...

https://www.nytimes.com/2004/04/11/magazine/what-the-world-needs-now-is-ddt.html

Apr 11, 2004 ... Tina Rosenberg article calls for careful use of in developing countries of DDT, insecticide banned because of its persistence in environment, ...

https://jmvh.org/article/ddt-and-silent-spring-fifty-years-after/

The impact of DDT on human health received worldwide attention from the .... Carson never argued that all pesticides should be banned entirely, but that “ control ...

https://faircompanies.com/articles/history-the-ban-of-dichloro-diphenyl-trichloroethane-ddt/

Apr 23, 2008 ... DDT was used in a generalized manner to protect crops from pests worldwide, until the 1970s when the public learned about the environmental ...