After years of slow growth, global leaders worry about excessive rules and regulations. This opinion article by Peter J. Wallison takes a look at how we’ve bounced back from the recession 8 years ago and how that will affect our election season this year.
In its release of a pre-publication copy of the Notice of Data Availability (NODA) related to its assessment of the human health risks associated with the insecticide chlorpyrifos, the U.S. EPA took another step toward finalizing its proposal to revoke all food tolerances for this critical tool for U.S. agriculture.[…]Read More »
More Biodegradable Films made from Starch Complexes blended with Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVOH), which could “… dramatically enhance future production of food packaging, plastic bags and other synthetic products …” have been developed by scientists with the USDA Agricultural Research Service (ARS) National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research in Peoria, Illinois[…]Read More »