EPA has proposed expanding its registration of the controversial herbicide Enlist Duo to allow use of the mixture on corn and soybeans in 19 additional states and on cotton, after re-affirming its initial 2014 Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) registration decision that the product’s two active ingredients do not pose synergistic risks.
EPA is currently taking comment through Oct. 4 on its June 6 draft review that found the nation’s second-most commonly-used herbicide poses risks to species, including aquatic plants and some mammals, and suggested possible restrictions. Read moreRead More »
Chlorpyrifos, an Organophosphate Insecticide, Acaricide and Miticide – Proposed Tolerance Revocation – EPA has denied a “… petition requesting that EPA revoke all tolerances for the pesticide chlorpyrifos … and cancel all chlorpyrifos registrations under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act. The petition was filed in September 2007 by[…]Read More »