Dow Agrosciences LLC et al. v. National Marine Fisheries Service

8:09-cv-00824-AW // 11-2337
April 1, 2009
Provisional judgment
United States, Maryland

Economic stakeholders
Dow AgroSciences LLC, Makhteshim Agan of North America Inc, Cheminova Inc
National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS)
Stephen Daniel Mashuda, James W. Balsiger, Amanda W. Goodin

Civil court
Insecticide, Organophosphate, Chlorpyrifos, Diazinon, Malathion
Plaintiffs seek judicial review of the biological opinion issued by NMFS relating to the EPA registrations of pesticides containing the active ingredients chlorpyrifos, diazinon and malathion and the effect of those decisions on protected species of Pacific salmonid species and their habitat.
United States District Court for the District of Maryland Greenbelt Division of Maryland, United States
Court

October 31, 2011
Positive
The case is dismissed. Plaintiffs are appealing the decision not to vacate the BiOp.
National law

04.01.2009, plaintiffs seek judicial review of the biological opinion issued by NMFS relating to the EPA registrations of pesticides containing the active ingredients chlorpyrifos, diazinon and malathion and the effect of those decisions on protected species of Pacific salmonid species and their habitat.