"What this calls for is additional research to determine how widespread this contamination is and how high the levels are."
"We urgently need action to protect clean water not more deregulation."
Scientific scrutiny of pesticide residue in food grows; regulatory protections questioned.
Scientific scrutiny of pesticide residue in food grows – regulatory protections are being questioned.
Data just doesn't add up behind industry conclusions on chlorpyrifos – a controversial insecticide linked to brain impacts for children.
A family of chemicals – known as PFAS and responsible for marvels like Teflon and critical to the safety of American military bases – has now emerged as a far greater menace than previously disclosed.
What if honeybee health was greatly affected by commonly used pesticides, causing colonies to die en masse?
The chemical is currently used on over 40,000 farms in the U.S.
If U.S. president Donald Trump’s plans to complete both the long-disputed Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines come to fruition, they would add 327 miles and 1,172 miles, respectively, to that burden.
Washington’s lawsuit comes just days before shareholders decide on Bayer AG’s $66 billion acquisition of Monsanto that would create the world’s largest seed and pesticide company.
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