Lawsuit seeks Justice for Calif. Family harmed by Pesticide Chlorpyrifos
While the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency continues to ignore its own scientists’ chlorpyrifos findings, several lawsuits against the pesticide’s maker are being filed in central California. On of the first of these lawsuits was
Salinas, Calif. Office opens for Pesticide Lawsuits
Matthews & Associates Law Firm has opened a new office in Salinas, Calif. to handle pesticide lawsuits. It is the second California office the firm has opened since it established a branch in Chico,
California bans Pesticide linked to Brain Damage
California has banned a pesticide liked to brain damage and other harms to children. Chlorpyrifos pesticide has been linked to brain damage in children and other health problems for at least 20 years. By
Dow Chemical Pesticide Data fooled EPA
Dow Chemical company fooled the EPA for years with falsified data. U.S. regulators relied on the data provided by Dow to clear the company for continued sales of the toxic pesticide chlorpyrifos. The false
Senate Bill would Ban Toxic Pesticide Chlorpyrifos
(April 1, 2020) Several U.S. senators last March introduced legislation to protect the health and safety of children, farm workers, and families across the country from a dangerous nerve agent found on fruits and
Dow will stop making brain-damaging pesticide
 (Feb. 10, 2020) – Dow Chemical says it will stop making the brain-damaging pesticide chlorpyrifos. The chemical giant attributes the move to a downturn in demand for the poison, which is highly controversial, to
Why is Chlorpyrifos Pesticide not Banned?
EPA scientists say chlorpyrifos  pesticide is unsafe at any level; so why is it not banned? (Jan. 17, 2020) – Chlorpyrifos pesticide is known by our government to be both clearly dangerous and widely
Trump unleashes Brain Damaging Pesticide
  (December 30, 2019) – We know that "Trump unleashes brain damaging pesticide" sounds "over the top." It's also true. We know that a popular pesticide – chlorpyrifos – damages brains. We know that
Chlorpyrifos Tragedy enabled by EPA
The ongoing chlorpyrifos tragedy that has unfolded over several decades shows once again how our Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been captured by industry. EPA executives have violated the agency’s own rules in order
Several states may ban pesticide linked to lower IQ, ADHD
(May 2, 2019) Several states are trying to ban a pesticide – chlorpyrifos – that some US EPA executives are fighting to keep on the market, despite the fact that the EPA’s own scientists
EPA Green Lights Banned Pesticide
President Trump’s EPA just moved to green light a pesticide that sickens people, lowers IQ, and is banned in American households. Prior to Trump's reign, the EPA was scheduled to ban Vulcan for farm