The EPA is delaying a proposed rule that would ensure the restricted-use pesticides, atrazine and chlorpyrifos, are applied safely by adult farmworkers.
Cancer sufferers and their relatives claim in a lawsuit that Monsanto has an “army” of online trolls who are paid to attack people who criticize the company.
A team of chemists and engineers at the U.S. Geological Survey and the University of Iowa have found neonicotinoids (bee-killing pesticides) in U.S. tap water.
In a new study, levels of the herbicide glyphosate were found in 91% of pregnant women tested. Levels correlated with unfavorable birth outcomes.
The USDA has quietly scrapped plans to start testing food for glyphosate, the primary component of the Monsanto-made herbicide RoundUp.
Newly unsealed documents show an EPA official may have helped kill a study linking glyphosate to cancer.
The Environmental Working Group has released its annual report on the types of produce contaminated with the most pesticides and pesticide residues.
The UN will add two chemicals used to make fentanyl to an international list that makes it easier to track suspicious orders and transactions.
In a new report, researchers document how humans have polluted the mariana trench, the deepest part of the ocean, with PCBs and other chemicals.
In a week’s time, a species of bumblebee was declared endangered, and the EPA failed to take action to protect pollinators from toxic pesticides.
Bayer and Monsanto executives met with Donald Trump on January, 11 2017 to discuss the biotech companies’ $66 billion merger.
Four Texas children were killed on 2 January 2017 when a pesticide applied under their home was mixed with water and emitted a poisonous gas.
Donald Trump chose Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris as head of the American Manufacturing Council. Some fear Liveris could use his position to benefit Dow.
The USDA appears poised to deregulate creeping bentgrass, a type of grass designed for golf courses that is invasive and nearly impossible to eradicate.
The state of Washington is suing Monsanto over the company’s production of PCBs, which have contaminated “every waterway in the state.”
In a lawsuit, Missouri’s largest peach producer says Monsanto is responsible for illegal herbicide use, causing damage to thousands of peach trees.
The EPA approved a new glyphosate-dicamba herbicide with restrictions intended to prevent the chemicals from drifting to other crops and damaging them.