SCPA members seek Senate support for H.R. 872

Laws, Forrest
June 2011
Southwest Farm Press;6/2/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 14, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on the need for the U.S. Senate to pass a legislation to free pesticide applicators from obtaining National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permits for applications near water in the U.S. The Southern Crop Production Association (SCPA) is also seeking support from the Senate to follow through with similar legislation to develop a permitting system for pesticides. Details regarding the Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act (H.R. 872) is also discussed.


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