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The biopesticide Zequanox was applied in a barrier in Deep Quarry Lake in DuPage County, Illinois. (Photo by Kevin Irons, Illinois Department of Natural Resources)

Have zebra mussels met their match?

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Will Zequanox be the "silver bullet" in stopping zebra mussels?

A new study shows promising results, according to Marrone Bio Innovations, the company that manufactures the biopesticide.


Zequanox was highly effective at controlling invasive zebra mussels in Deep Quarry Lake located in DuPage County, Illinois, the company reported last week.

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