“The EPA could today require treatment plants to test sludge for PFAS and warn farmers that they may be contaminating fields, but it has refused to do so.”
“These insecticides are not helping the productivity of crops on fields — it seems an amazing effort to blanket all these acres with something that doesn’t have a return on investment."
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Atrazine and glyphosate are both causing severe harm to many of the plants and animals protected under the Endangered Species Act.
"The Environmental Protection Agency now has an opportunity to strengthen our national, health-based standards for ground-level ozone."
The protocol acknowledges that because "microplastics smaller than [one millimeter] in size (such as microbeads) are more difficult to find... more sophisticated technology is required to conclusively identify them."
“My hope is that they will thoroughly investigate their emissions and their impact on the community and draw what we believe to be an inescapable conclusion that Oxbow is an eminent danger to the life and health of people in Port Arthur and southeast Texas.”
Pesticides generally are a problem for salmon for several reasons and can have a variety of impacts depending on the chemical involved.