Bayer opens greenhouse lab | January 15, 2018 Issue - Vol. 96 Issue 3 | Chemical & Engineering News
Volume 96 Issue 3 | p. 12 | Concentrates
Issue Date: January 15, 2018

Bayer opens greenhouse lab

Department: Business
Keywords: Pesticides, Bayer, greenhouse, insecticide
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The opening of Bayer's new greenhouse in Monheim am Rhein, Germany.
Credit: Bayer
A photo of a ribbon cutting for a new Bayer greenhouse in Monheim am Rhein, Germany.
 
The opening of Bayer's new greenhouse in Monheim am Rhein, Germany.
Credit: Bayer

Bayer has opened a $54 million, 11,000-m2 greenhouse for testing insecticide candidates in Monheim am Rhein, Germany. The facility provides optimal conditions for testing 30 to 40 crop species. It features 133 compartments, in which a wide variety of climate conditions can be individually replicated, such as temperature, humidity, and length of day.

 
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