A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.
REGULATORY: Includes EPA, FWS
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
Final rule establishing an exemption from the requirement of a tolerance for residues of 2-propenoic acid, polymer with ethene, ethenyl acetate and sodium ethenesulfonate when used as an inert ingredient in a pesticide chemical formulation. Info here.
Notice announcing EPA’s proposed revisions to the proposed interim registration review decision for methomyl. Info here.
FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
Final rule announcing that FWS is removing the snail darter (Percina tanasi), a small freshwater fish native to the Tennessee River watershed, from the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife. Info here.