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EPA wants to keep Trump insecticide rules while studying impact on bees

San Francisco Chronicle Logo By By Bob Egelko of San Francisco Chronicle | Slide 2 of 3: A beekeeper checks her honeybee hive boxes in Langley, Wash. The Environmental Protection Agency approved sulfoxaflor use with restrictions accepted by beekeepers, but President Donald Trump’s EPA lifted those restrictions in 2019, prompting a lawsuit.

EPA wants to keep Trump insecticide rules while studying impact on bees

A beekeeper checks her honeybee hive boxes in Langley, Wash. The Environmental Protection Agency approved sulfoxaflor use with restrictions accepted by beekeepers, but President Donald Trump’s EPA lifted those restrictions in 2019, prompting a lawsuit.

© Marcio Jose Sanchez / Associated Press 2014

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