A Zoology Professor called Metcalf at the University of Illinois claims to have discovered a new compound form of D.
SEVERAL SHOTS OF PLAN CROPLUSTING IN SOUTHERN COTTON FIELDS WHERE THEY STILL USE ORDINARY D.D.T.
S/U BY REPORTER
SCU PROF. METCALF TALKS
VARIOUS LABORATORY SCENES
CU LIQUID APPLIED TO LEAVES
CU FISH IN TANK
(Last shot to illustrate comments about possible development of new non-polluting form of potash.)
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Background: A Zoology Professor called Metcalf at the University of Illinois claims to have discovered a new compound form of D.D.T. that is harmless to humans and animals, and that will break down readily without building up in the soil. The Professor talks to NBC Reporter Rebecca Bell in Champaign, Illinois.