CBD et al v. EPA

Administrative
Environmental NGOs, Health/Food groups
EPA
Insecticide, Cyantraniliprole (CTP)
December 21, 2021
United States, Washington

Two Conservation groups file a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for failing to comply with a court order requiring it to protect endangered species from the toxic insecticide cyantraniliprole….

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CFS et al v. EPA

Administrative
Health/Food groups, Environmental NGOs
EPA, Michael S. Regan
Insecticide, Neonicotinoid
December 14, 2021
United States, San Francisco

With no answer to a 2017 legal rulemaking petition calling on EPA to close a regulatory loophole that allows seeds coated with systemic pesticides (coated seeds) to evade the registration and labeling requirements…

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State of Washington v. Amazon.com

Arbitration court
Governments
Amazon.com
Restricted Use Pesticides (RUPs), General Use Pesticides (GUPs)
November 22, 2021
United States, State of Washington

Seattle-based online retailer Amazon will pay $2.5 million for selling highly regulated pesticides on its online platform without a license and without collecting information about their use as required by law….

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The Kilgores v. Monsanto et al

Civil court
Farmers, Landscapers
Monsanto, Walmart
Herbicide, Glyphosate, Roundup
October 7, 2021
United States, Arkansas

The plaintiffs allege that Cornelius Kilgore’s exposure to Roundup herbicide caused him to develop non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). They also allege that Monsanto was well aware of the risks…

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ClientEarth v. European Commission

EU court
Environmental NGOs
European Commission
Insecticide, Cypermethrin
September 30, 2021
European Union, Luxembourg

ClientEarth is challenging the Commission’s refusal to disclose the positions that Member States are defending when it comes to renewing the authorisation of cypermethrin….

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