For Release: April 9, 2012
In a petition filed on November 6, 2008, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) requested that EPA cancel all product registrations and revoke all tolerances (legal residue limits in food) for the pesticide 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, or 2,4-D. After considering public comment received on the petition and all the available studies, EPA is denying the request to revoke all tolerances and the request to cancel all registrations.
Read more: EPA Denies Petition on 2,4-D Pesticide
In a recent open letter, Larry Olson, Superintedent from the Penticton G&CC sought to be bring the urgent nature of the current pesticide debate to his club’s members. This action led to numerous other individuals and groups throughout the province to send out their own messages. Here is Olson’s call to action...
Read more: Superintendent Mobilizes Membership And Province