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Federal Court Rejects Bid by EPA, Pesticide Industry to Keep Bee-Killing Pesticide Sulfoxaflor on Market Despite Known Risks to Endangered Species

San Francisco, Calif. January 13, 2021 – The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit today rejected the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) request to allow farmers to continue using the bee-killing pesticide sulfoxaflor while the agency assessed the pesticide’s harm to endangered species. Today’s ruling comes in response to a lawsuit filed by the […]