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The Latest On: Sustainable Food & Farming

January 18, 2019 | Legal Document

Aggregate Compliance Petition: Amended

Submitted by Earthjustice and Clean Air Task Force, to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. To amend its “aggregate compliance” approach to the definition of “renewable biomass” under the renewable fuel standard in order to prevent the conversion of native grassland

December 11, 2018 | Article

The FDA Dumps Its Recipe for Disaster

The agency finally nixed its approval of several cancer-causing food additives after years of advocacy and an Earthjustice lawsuit.

November 16, 2018 | Article

A Just Way to Put Food on the Table

From banning toxic nerve agent pesticides to protecting our farmworkers, Earthjustice remains committed to remaking our food system into one that nourishes and sustains life for all of us.

October 30, 2018 | Fact Sheet

Aggregate Compliance Fact Sheet

This fact sheet details why EPA’s “aggregate compliance” approach to the definition of “renewable biomass” under the renewable fuel standard program must be amended in order to prevent conversion of native grassland.

October 30, 2018 | Legal Document

Aggregate Compliance Petition

Groups filed a petition with U.S. EPA asserting the agency has illegally allowed millions of acres of wildlife habitat to be converted to corn and soybean crops to satiate the U.S. biofuels policy under the Renewable Fuels Standard.

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