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Feb 19, 2020

Minnesota cities could get power to ban pesticides as bee populations fall

Lawmakers may give cities throughout Minnesota the authority to ban some widely used pesticides as...

Apr 11, 2019

A Decade of Pesticides, GMOs, and Alternatives to Chemical-Intensive Farming

Four experts discuss how the last 10 years have seen an increase in pesticides—and crops bred to...

Aug 14, 2018

Federal appeals court orders EPA to ban controversial pesticide

A federal appeals court on Thursday ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to ban the...

Aug 14, 2018

California says this chemical causes cancer. So why is it being sprayed into drinking water?

A year ago, the active ingredient in Roundup, the nation’s most widely used weed-killing herbicide...

Aug 14, 2018

Scott Pruitt’s Poison Legacy Goes on Trial

The Trump administration’s stubborn refusal to clean up its broken pesticide-regulatory system is...

Aug 14, 2018

EPA emails show agency approved Monsanto herbicide label changes after consulting with company

As the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency prepared to make label changes for the herbicide...

Aug 13, 2018

California jury awards $289 million to man who claimed Monsanto's Roundup pesticide gave him cancer

A San Francisco jury on Friday found Monsanto liable for a school groundskeeper’s lymphoma that...

Jul 12, 2018

EPA Rollbacks Already Touching Americans' Lives

For 37 mostly female farm-workers in California's Central Valley, U.S. policy under Environmental...

Jun 25, 2018

Monsanto faces first US trial over Roundup cancer link

In the first trial of its kind, a Californian dying of cancer is suing US agrochemical giant...

Jun 18, 2018

Trump’s EPA Greenlighted a Pesticide That Harms Kids’ Brains. Hawaii Just Said, “Hell No.”

In the early months of the Trump Administration, the Environmental Protection Agency reversed an...