The backlog of new chemicals being reviewed by the Environmental Protection Agency is expected to be cleared by July due to staffing, policy and procedural changes the agency has made.
New Mexico Democratic Sen. Tom Udall is waiting for the EPA to act on a pair of farmworker protection rules before lifting a hold on an important bill for the agency’s pesticides office. Read moreRead More »
A dozen states are going to the U.S. Supreme Court to challenge California’s law requiring egg producers from other states to comply with California farming regulations. The suit claims California’s regulations violate federal law prohibiting states from imposing their own standards on eggs produced in other states Read moreRead More »