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Environmentalists Petition EPA For Rules Requiring Pesticide Mixture Data

July 12, 2017
Environmentalists are petitioning EPA to issue rules revising federal pesticide regulations to protect against risks from product formulations rather than individual active ingredients, arguing that EPA has long recognized risks of such mixtures and that Congress intended for the agency to protect against the full range of products' risks. In a July 10 petition , the Center for Food Safety (CFS) urges EPA to issue rules revising federal pesticide regulations to require testing on whole product formulations and tank mixes...


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