ASSAUPAMAR et al v. X

Criminal court
Environmental NGOs, Health/Food groups, Individuals, Unions
Other
Chlordecone, Insecticide, Organochlorine
February 24, 2006
France, Paris

In 2006, several groups from Martinique and Guadeloupe filed a complaint for poisoning, endangering the lives of others and administering a harmful substance. Since 2008,…

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Bates v. Dow

Civil court
Farmers
Dow Agrosciences
Herbicide, Diclosulam, Strongarm
No description
United States, Washington

Texas peanut farmers allege that their crops were severely damaged by the application of Dow’s “Strongarm” pesticide, which the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) registered pursuant…

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Kingdom of Sweden v. European Commission

EU court
Governments
European Commission
Herbicide, Paraquat
February 27, 2004
European Union, Luxembourg

Application for annulment of Commission Directive 2003/112/EC of 1 December 2003 amending Council Directive 91/414/EEC to include paraquat as an active substance…

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A.S.B.L. Inter Environnement Wallonie et Al v. State of Belgium

Administrative
Environmental NGOs
State
Other
February 26, 1994
Belgium, Brussels

On February 10, 2004, the Council of State considered that article 5 of the said decree was in conformity with article 382, paragraphs 1 and…

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Ministère public v. MM. Escalier and Bonnarel

Criminal court
Governments
Daniel Escalier, Jean Bonnarel
Other
January 7, 2004
European Union, Luxembourg

Following inspections of the storage facilities for pesticides of Spanish origin on the estates operated by Mr. Escalier and Mr. Bonnarel, DRAF initiated criminal proceedings….

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