Lorsban/Chlorpyrifos – EPA Asks For Another Review – DTN

🕔Sep 27, 2018A panel of federal appeals court judges in August ordered the EPA to cancel all chlorpyrifos registrations. Now, the agency is asking the court for a rehearing. In a petition […]

Court Orders Chlorpyrifos Use Canceled – DTN

🕔Aug 10, 2018EPA has been ordered to cancel chlorpyrifos registrations within 60 days, after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in San Francisco ruled on Thursday the agency was […]

Minnesota: Chlorpyrifos – Remember Best Management Practices, Respirator Requirements

🕔Aug 8, 2018The challenges posed by soybean aphid resistance to pyrethroid insecticides have resulted in more growers turning to insecticides containing chlorpyrifos for management of soybean aphid outbreaks. Chlorpyrifos is an organophosphate […]

EPA Denied Ban on Chlorpyrifos, Congressional Members Ask Why – DTN

🕔May 1, 2017Two Democratic members of Congress want the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s inspector general to investigate Administrator Scott Pruitt’s decision to reject a petition to ban the pesticide chlorpyrifos, in a […]

EPA Challenged Over Refusal to Ban Chlorpyrifos Insecticide – DTN

🕔Apr 7, 2017Three environmental groups have asked a federal appeals court to force the EPA to ban the pesticide chlorpyrifos, one week after the agency denied a petition to do so.   […]

EPA Denies Petition to Ban Insecticide – Chlorpyrifos

🕔Apr 2, 2017EPA has officially denied a petition that sought to ban chlorpyrifos, an insecticide marketed under a host of U.S. brand names.  “We need to provide regulatory certainty to the thousands […]

Georgia Peanuts: Comments Needed on Chlorpyrifos Ban

🕔Jan 13, 2017EPA is moving forward with efforts to revoke all food use tolerances for chlorpyrifos (Lorsban and generic formulations). Stakeholders may enter comments related to this action on the EPA website […]

Soybean Aphids: 3 Insecticide Groups Face Resistance and Regulations – DTN

🕔Dec 12, 2016Soybean aphids are sneaky. Attacks seem to come out of nowhere, and recently, the pest has also sho wn an increasing ability to withstand insecticidal controls. That’s why entomologists such […]

Lorsban – Chlorpyrifos: Federal Court to EPA – Get Your Act Together – DTN

🕔Aug 19, 2016The EPA must take action on its proposed ban on pesticides containing chlorpyrifos by March 31, 2017, a federal court has ruled. In a final order issued Aug. 12, the […]

You’ll Still Have Pesticide Options If Lorsban’s AI is Banned – DTN

🕔Nov 24, 2015A series of court decisions and actions by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency threatens to remove a popular Dow AgroSciences insecticide. EPA recently proposed a ban of chlorpyrifos — the […]

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