Navigating Hurdles To Bring Pheromone Pesticides To Market

Law360, New York (September 13, 2017, 1:22 PM EDT) -- In the days before environmental regulation was a reality, pesticides were referred to as “economic poisons.” The term was fitting, because many of the early pesticides used were, in fact, dangerous poisons, but they could also serve important economic goals. Chemistry, and, perhaps more importantly, toxicology and regulation have come a long way in the years since pesticides came into common use. Laws and regulations governing their production and use are designed to ensure that pesticides are safe when used according to label instructions. However, in...
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