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Sen. Inhofe, Environmentalists Spar Over EPA's Oversight Of Glyphosate

March 17, 2017
Sen. James Inhofe and environmentalists are sparring over EPA's review of the risks from the commonly used herbicide glyphosate, with the senator touting new European findings backing the agency's conclusion that it is not likely to cause cancer but environmentalists saying EPA advisors have issued a “sharp rebuke” to the agency's analysis. The opposing claims over glyphosate will pose a challenge for EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt and the Trump administration as it weighs how to proceed with the ongoing and...

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