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EPA Wants Insecticide Pulled Due To Enviro Safety Risks ($$)

plans to force Bayer CropScience and Nichino to stop making products with an insecticide...flubendiamide can break down into a toxic material that can harm aquatic invertebrate animals...registered to be used on more than 200 crops, including...tobacco, c
added Mar 2, 2016 15:02

[Minnesota] MN beekeeper: Feds must tighten rules on insecticide-coated seeds

A new federal lawsuit led by a Minnesota beekeeper seeks to force the Environmental Protection Agency to label insecticide-coated seeds as a pesticide. The change would curb use of neonicotinoid pesticides that beekeepers say are inadvertently killing t
Minnesota Public Radio (MPR)
added Jan 7, 2016 02:06

EPA Concludes Neonicotinoids Pose Risk to Bees, Fails to Analyze Other Pollinators

Neonicotinoids are a class of pesticides known to have both acute and chronic effects on honeybees, birds, butterflies and other pollinator species, and they are a major factor in overall pollinator declines. These systemic insecticides cause entire plan
Common Dreams
added Jan 7, 2016 01:58

EPA Says Insecticide May Pose Risk to Bees

its first assessment of the effect on bee colonies from use of neonicotinoids, which disrupt insects’ nervous systems and are widely used in the U.S. to kill pests like aphids and whiteflies on a range of crops. The review found that one variety of the ch
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jan 7, 2016 01:56

[Arizona] Editorial: Smoking hot second-hand climate study

There's also plenty of information out there about how the EPA study regarding second-hand smoke is so much bull....the Council's absurd eagerness to take up the KYCBUTT proposal to outlaw adults smoking in cars when minors are present suggests it's possi
Kingman (AZ) Daily Miner
added Apr 27, 2015 10:47

In a Nutshell: Judge Osteen's July 17, 1998 Ruling

IN A NUTSHELL: Judge Osteen's July 17, 1998 Ruling Vacating the EPA's Classification of Secondhand Smoke as a Known Human Carcinogen Judge Osteen's Decision
Tobacco Control Resource Centre (BMA)
added Dec 7, 2010 00:00

[Kansas] Big 1st rivals speak on smoking ban, FDA's tobacco role

Hutchinson (KS) News
added Jul 4, 2010 00:00

ARCHIVE: Setting the Record Straight: Secondhand Smoke is a Preventable Health Risk

Note: EPA no longer updates this information, but it may be useful as a reference or resource.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
added May 6, 2010 00:00

Researchers Discover Documents Outlining Tobacco Industry's Political Efforts to Delay Environmental Protection Agency Report on Indoor Second-Hand Smoke

AScribe News
added Apr 3, 2004 00:00
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Pruitt: EPA will seek 'comprehensive rule' to alter New Source Review

"The type of studies you want to exclude are the same kind of scientific studies that lead in pipe and paints harm children and that secondhand smoke is a dangerous carcinogen," Rep. Raul Ruiz (D-CA) said at the hearing. "We're talking about landmark stu
added Apr 27, 2018 17:02
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