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US state bodies urge action on NPDES permit bill

Five US state environmental and public health organisations have urged Senate leaders to advance legislation aimed at avoiding the need for pesticide application permits under the Clean Water Act (CWA). “Unless Congress intervenes, state CWA permitting authorities – already operating under severely constrained budgets and with limited staff – will be required to regulate 365,000 new sources under the CWA despite the fact that another federal environmental statute has regulated these pesticides for decades,” the organisations point out.


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