“This ruling is a huge victory for children and communities across the country who will finally be spared by needless poisonings and lifelong learning disabilities.”
"It is time for the Biden administration to demonstrate its commitment to science, children, and farmworkers and finish the job."
“The EPA is ignoring decades of science by leading universities and in doing so, it's neglecting its duty to protect children from pesticides.”
This move could help protect children, agricultural workers, and the environment.
“The EPA is egregiously sacrificing our children’s health by refusing to make a determination on this dangerous pesticide.”
"We'll find out in three months if the Trump EPA remains under the tight control of the chemical agriculture industry, or if Administrator Wheeler will finally take his job seriously and ban this brain-damaging pesticide."
Scientists say pesticides from nearby farms are pushing them closer to extinction.
Is the pesticide industry running Trump's EPA?
Chlorpyrifos originates from a nerve gas developed by Nazi Germany.