LPO v. Bayer et al.

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May 21, 2021
Not judged
France, Lyon

Environmental NGOs
Ligue pour la protection des oiseaux (LPO)
Bayer, Nufarm, Fertichem, Gritche, Agri Canigou, SAGA
Sébastien Mabile

Civil court
Insecticide, Neonicotinoid, Imidacloprid
Compensation for ecological damage and judicial expertise to determine the extent of the damage and the compensation measures to be taken by the companies producing and importing imidacloprid. Immediate stop of all marketing of products containing imidacloprid.
Court of Lyon, France

LPO sues the main producers, importers and distributors of the neonicotinoid insecticides imidacloprid in order to have their responsibility recognized in the decline of bird populations in agricultural environments. LPO is the French chapter of BirdLife and is supported in the case by the legal expertise of the non-profit organization Intérêt à Agir (Interest to act).