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IG Report Shows Top Trump Officials at EPA Hid Threats of Toxic Dicamba Herbicide

“Last year, a team of epidemiologists found that use of the weed-killer can increase the risk of developing numerous cancers.” IG Report Shows Top Trump Officials at EPA Hid Threats of Toxic Dicamba Herbicide “Now that the EPA’s highly politicized, anti-science approach to fast-tracking use of this harmful pesticide has been fully exposed, the agency should […]

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Federal Court Urged to Hold ‘Rogue’ Trump EPA in Contempt for Blatant Defiance of Ban on Toxic Weed Killer | Common Dreams News

Lawless corporate lobbyist and head of EPA sides with chemical industry to protect profits over health. ..“It’s mind-boggling to see the EPA blatantly ignore a court ruling, especially one that provides such important protections for farmers and the environment,” Stephanie Parent, a senior attorney with CBD, said in a statement. “We’re asking this court to

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Court shoots down US EPA approval of dicamba pesticide

When corporate lobbyists run US agencies: dicamba being used as weeds have become glyphosate resistant. “A review of the record shows that the EPA substantially understated the risks that it acknowledged,” wrote US Circuit Judge William Fletcher. “The review also shows that the EPA entirely failed to acknowledge other risks.” Court shoots down US EPA

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Bees Face Yet Another Lethal Threat in Dicamba, a Drift-Prone Pesticide

EPA WRONG AGAIN despite the scientific evidence: “In October, the US Environmental Protection Agency extended its approval of the weed killer for use on genetically modified soybeans and cotton, mostly in the South and Midwest, for two more years. At the time, the EPA said: “We expect there will be no adverse impacts to bees

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