Agrow is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. Please do not redistribute without permission.

Printed By


Greens challenge US EPA's cyantraniliprole registration

Environmental groups filed suit this week against the US EPA for allegedly failing to ensure that endangered species are protected from legal uses of the insecticide, cyantraniliprole. The lawsuit contends that the Agency's approval of the DuPont pesticide potentially poses risks to more than 1,000 listed species at risk and violates the Endangered Species Act (ESA).The suit was filed in the US District Court for the District of Columbia by Earthjustice on behalf of the CBD, the Center for Food Safety and the Defenders of Wildlife.


What to read next




Ask The Analyst

Please fill in the form below to send over your enquiry or check the Ask The Analyst Page to find out more about the service

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts