Trade Groups Want Say In EPA Pesticide Suit

Law360, New York (March 21, 2011, 1:32 PM EDT) -- Five pesticide trade groups moved to intervene Friday in a California lawsuit accusing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency of failing to consult with federal wildlife agencies about the effects of pesticides on 214 endangered and threatened species.

CropLife America, Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment, the Southern Crop Production Association, the Western Plant Health Association and the Mid America CropLife Association lodged their motion to intervene in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.

“Every product challenged by plaintiffs has been found by...
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