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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Aug. 18 that it will no longer allow the pesticide chlorpyrifos to be used on food, due to health concerns.

The Chesapeake Bay Foundation and environmental and public health partners sued the EPA for refusing to strengthen air quality limits.

Small rural towns have less money or expertise to protect their groundwater, says the National Ground Water Association and Groundwater Protection Council.

EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler toured Frank Burkett's farm Oct. 6 and held a press conference, where he touted the agency’s cooperation with farmers.

A federal court said the 2015 Waters of the United States rule is unlawful under the Clean Water Act.

Donald Trump has done his best to undo Nixon's environmental legacy. He has reversed or begun to roll back more than 80 environmental rules and regulations.

The U.S. EPA finalized its rule exempting livestock farmers from reporting to state and local authorities the routine emissions from their farms.

Antero Resources will have to pay a civil penalty of $3.15 million for violations of Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (CWA) at 32 sites in West Virginia.

Ohio EPA is requesting early input until Dec. 19 on rules that would cover air pollution emissions from existing nonconventional oil and gas facilities.

The EPA extended registration of dicamba two years for "over-the-top" use to control weeds in fields for cotton and soybeans engineered to resist dicamba.