Solvents manufacturers want an opportunity to redo a toxicity study that could show a machinery degreaser is less harmful than previously thought before the EPA makes a final decision on whether to restrict its use.
“Those who did make these applications have created a domino effect of bad publicity for U.S. agriculture, regulatory headaches, complaints, and potential soybean yield losses and they have caused negative implications for regulation of future technologies.” Read moreRead More »
Some organic food may not live up to its label. That’s the finding of an audit published Monday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Office of Inspector General, which examined organic trade. The agency evaluated, in part, the compliance of imported organic products with U.S. government standards. Read moreRead More »