To Infinity and Beyond? The Poison That Lasts (More Than) a Lifetime!

DDT (dichlorodiphenyltchloroethane) is an odorless, colorless and tasteless insecticide that was banned in the U.S. almost 40 years ago.  In fact, it was ultimately banned worldwide by the Stockholm Convention due to its known ability to cause cancer in humans and in wildlife.  Forty years is a long time but the aftermath of DDT still wreaks…