Ecuador v. Colombia

International
Governments
Colombia
Herbicide, Glyphosate, POEA
March 31, 2008
International, The Hague

On March 31, 2008, Ecuador filed an Application instituting proceedings against Colombia in respect of a dispute concerning the alleged “aerial spraying [by Colombia] of toxic herbicides…

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Confédération Paysanne et al v. Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries

Administrative
Farmers, Environmental NGOs, Beekeepers/Honey Producers
Ministère de l'Alimentation, de l'Agriculture et de la Pêche, Syngenta
Insecticide, Neonicotinoid, Cruiser, Thiamethoxam
March 7, 2008
France, Paris

Plaintiffs seek cancellation of Decisions No. 2070196 of 7/1/2008 of the Minister of Agriculture, which authorized the marketing of Syngenta’s insecticide Cruiser…

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LULAC v. EPA

Administrative
Environmental NGOs, Farm/rural workers, Unions
EPA
Insecticide, Chlorpyrifos, Organophosphate
July 30, 2007
United States, San Francisco

Plaintiffs have filed their case for a ban on chlorpyrifos on July 30, 2007. They have petitioned the EPA since 09/12/2007…

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Paul François v. Monsanto

Civil court
Farmers
Monsanto
Lasso, Herbicide
April 26, 2007
France, Lyon

Paul François sued Monsanto for intoxication and illness related to the lack of labelling of the Lasso herbicide…

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Commission of European Communities v. French Republic

EU court
European Commission
French Republic
Other
March 13, 2007
European Union, Luxembourg

The French Republic does not take the necessary measures to comply with the quality of water intended for human consumption with regard to the levels of nitrates and pesticides and thus fails…

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