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.
The preliminary evaluation shows that all pyrethroids exceed “Levels of Concern” for exposure to aquatic invertebrates. THIS IS MAJOR. Read moreRead More »
A class of pesticide linked to declining populations of bees was found year-round in major tributaries to the Great Lakes, and some scientists say the finding suggests the substances also could pose a danger to fish, birds, and aquatic insects. Read moreRead More »