Topic: Pesticides & Toxics

2016-12-08 Washington v. Monsanto Natural Resources, Pesticides & Toxics Lawsuit vs. Private Actors

Washington sued Monsanto for damages to the state’s natural resources and cleanup costs associated with pollution from PCBs.

2016-10-01 Amendments to Proposition 65 Regulations Pesticides & Toxics Other

California Attorney General amended regulations under Proposition 65, a California disclosure law related to exposure to toxic chemicals.

2016-06-22 Congressional Testimony on Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Amendments Pesticides & Toxics Legislative Input

Letters and testimony providing recommendations on federal legislation amending the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) to revise the process and requirements for evaluating and determining whether regulatory control of a chemical is warranted.

California, Hawaii, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont, Washington
2015-09-02 Washington v. Perry Pesticides & Toxics Lawsuit vs. Federal Government

Washington filed a citizen suit under RCRA alleging that worker exposure to chemical vapors at decommissioned nuclear production site constituted an “imminent and substantial endangerment to human health and the environment.”