Keyword: EPA


Biden and EPA Seek Supreme Court Workaround

08.07.2022 -

The administration of US president Joe Biden is looking for ways to work around the Supreme Court’s recent landmark ruling that limits the Environmental Protection Agency...


Climate Change Threatens US Hazchem Plants

15.03.2022 -

Climate change poses a threat to nearly a third of the hazardous chemical facilities in US, a new analysis by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) says. The...


EPA Brushes Over Most of Court Dicamba Ruling

12.06.2020 - The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has said it will only partially implement last week’s order by the US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to vacate its registration of the...


EPA Sued over Halt to Pollution Monitoring

11.06.2020 - The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is facing a third lawsuit over its policy to suspend penalties for industrial companies that do not monitor emissions during the...


EPA Suspends Enforcement of Pollution Rules

30.03.2020 - For the undetermined duration of the coronavirus crisis, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a sweeping suspension of its enforcement of environmental laws. It...


NRDC Sues EPA Over Glyphosate Reapproval

26.03.2020 - US-based international environmental advocacy groups Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Pesticide Action Network pressure group (PAN) are suing the US Environmental...


Bayer Close to $10 Billion Roundup Settlement?

11.02.2020 - Signs have been multiplying recently that Bayer is close to an out-of-court settlement of US plaintiffs’ claims that Monsanto’s legacy herbicide Roundup caused their cancer. In...


Corteva to End Chlorpyrifos Production

10.02.2020 - Corteva Agriscience, agrochemicals subsidiary of the regrouped DuPont, is going where the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the company’s part predecessor Dow Chemical...