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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Destiny Clark v. Monsanto et al

Civil court
Individuals
Monsanto
Herbicide, Roundup, Glyphosate
No description
United States, County of Los Angeles

Minor Ezra Clark has been directly exposed to Roundup when accompanying his mother, Destiny Clark, as she sprayed Roundup to control weeds at the family’s residence…

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California Rural Legal Assistance Foundation et al v. EPA

Administrative
Environmental NGOs, Unions, Farm/rural workers
EPA, Michael S. Regan
Herbicide, Paraquat
September 24, 2021
United States

Farmworkers and environmental groups sue the EPA over its July 13, 2021 re-approval of the weedkiller paraquat,…

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