pesticides

EPA’s New Scientific Transparency Exempts Pesticides

For Immediate Release: May 07, 2018 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 EPA’s New Scientific Transparency Exempts Pesticides Industry Pesticide Registration Data Hidden from Public and Outside Pruitt Plan Washington, DC — U.S. Environmental Protection Agency...

Refuges to Ban Genetically Engineered Crops and Neonics

Refuges to Ban Genetically Engineered Crops and Neonics Phase-Out May End Decade-Long Legal Battle Over Agriculture On Refuges Washington, DC — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will phase out the use of genetically engineered (GE) crops to feed wildlife and ban...

Aerial Spraying Leaves Pesticide Footprint in Local Waters

Aerial Spraying Leaves Pesticide Footprint in Local Waters No Buffer Zone or Other Effort to Minimize Pesticide Discharge into Water Bodies Boston — Detectable levels of a pesticide-borne chemical classified as a possible carcinogen have been found in Massachusetts...