A new decree, urged on by Trump, means aerial fumigation of coca using glyphosate will likely resume in Colombia after a five-year hiatus.
The Scavenger Water Decontamination Vessel decontaminates 600,000 gallons of water per hour while injecting 39,626 gallons of oxygen per hour into it.
Climate change's effects on ocean temperature and pollution from runoff such as herbicides threaten eelgrass populations.
Regulations should approach herbicides, insecticides and related substances comprehensively instead of going after individual chemicals like glyphosate.
The National Hazardous Substances Committee did a U-turn and decided to halt the ban on the herbicide glyphosate and delay the one on the herbicide paraquat and pesticide chlorpyrifos.
Using glyphosate is a common forest management practice, but research indicates the practice may be making forests more vulnerable to wildfire.
Urged on by new mothers, beekeepers, organic farmers and a soccer coach, the County Council on Wednesday passed a bill banning the county's use of herbicides on public property.
Leading marine scientists have detailed a litany of "serious deficiencies" by Australia's chemical regulator that have failed to prevent the ongoing pollution of the Great Barrier Reef catchment, where they found excessive levels of several pesticides banned by other countries.
As the conditions on the Ohio — and its cargo — become more hazardous, key regulatory organizations struggle to keep up with the growing demands of this water highway.
Whether rural Pakistan or the Salinas Valley, neglect and injustice pervade farm work. Environmental scientists, policymakers and citizens need to step up for the workers who feed our nation.
It's time to promote and embrace diversity within the environmental health community and listen to solutions from tomorrow's leaders
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