Maine Bill to Stop the Use of Certain Pesticides
- November 6, 2013
Posted November 6, 2013 A bill which would put a moratorium on the use of a certain type of pesticide...
Kauai Approves Controversial GMO, Pesticide Disclosure Bill
- October 24, 2013
Posted October 24, 2013 After a 19-hour long special meeting, the Kaua’i County council voted to approve a controversial GMO...
EPA Opens Review of Pesticide Methyl Bromide
- October 9, 2013
Posted October 9, 2013 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has opened its registration review of fifteen fumigant pesticides, including...
Right-to-Know Pesticide Legislation Introduced in Michigan
- September 16, 2013
Posted September 16, 2013 Michigan State Representative, Jeff Irwin (D-Ann Arbor), has introduced legislation that would allow all Michigan residents...
Lawsuit Challenges Use of GE Crops and Pesticides in Wildlife Refuges
- September 6, 2013
Posted September 6, 2013 Environmental groups recently filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of the Interior and the U.S....
EPA Announces Receipt of Applications for Use of Flonicimide on New Foods
- August 30, 2013
Posted August 30, 2013 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced the receipt of applications to add new food uses...
Illegal produce imports bring $10,000 penalty for California company
- November 11, 2011
The California company, Best Oriental Produce Inc. was penalized $10,000 and agreed to put control measures in place to prevent sales...