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As more states try to ban chlorpyrifos insecticides, small chemical firms boost production to meet farmer demand

Bloomberg | 
Smaller players in the pesticide industry are angling to take advantage of a new and perhaps finite window to sell ...
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EPA approves continued use of controversial neonicotinoid insecticides, with added restrictions to protect bees

Bloomberg | 
The EPA announced [Jan 30] it supports the continued use and registration of neonicotinoids, a class of insecticides linked to ...

Bill reinstating neonicotinoid pesticide ban on wildlife refuges gains traction in Congress

Bloomberg | 
A bill that would reinstate a regulation banning certain pesticides from wildlife refuges was approved by the House Committee on ...

Anti-pesticide group As You Sow, food industry spar over glyphosate sustainability

Bloomberg | 
San Francisco-based shareholder advocacy group As You Sow rated 14 major food companies on what—if anything—they’re doing to address the ...
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Environmental Working Group slams joint EPA-PETA effort to end pesticide testing on animals

Bloomberg | 
Leaders from the Humane Society and People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals flanked Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler ...

Roundup trial: Bayer’s glyphosate-cancer legal losses signal public’s flagging trust in regulators

Bloomberg | 
Jurors have sided with plaintiffs in all three cases over Bayer AG’s herbicide Roundup to go to trial so far, ...
Glyphosate ban could fuel spread of invasive plant species, conservationists fear

Glyphosate ban could fuel spread of invasive plant species, conservationists fear

Bloomberg | 
The threat to public lands posed by invasive plant species is increasing by about ten million acres each year, and ...
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Do trace levels of neonicotinoid insecticides found in waterways threaten aquatic life?

Bloomberg | 
A recent study by the U.S. Geological Survey detected neonicotinoid pesticides in 10 Great Lakes tributaries throughout the year, although the levels ...
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Sri Lankan tea farmers want glyphosate herbicide ban overturned

Bloomberg | 
Tea farmers in Sri Lanka want their government to reauthorize the use of glyphosate for agriculture. The country is one ...
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