EPA Pulls Enlist Duo License, Agency Declares in Court Filing EPA Is Halting Registration for Herbicide

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Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Wed Nov 25, 2015

OMAHA (DTN) — The Environmental Protection Agency is pulling the registration for Dow AgroSciences’ Enlist Duo herbicide, the agency announced Tuesday in a court filing.

EPA stated it is making that decision based on information Dow filed at the U.S. Patent Office on the product that EPA scientists did not know about regarding the “synergistic effects” between glyphosate and 2,4-D, the two herbicides combined to create Enlist Duo.

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More information from Andrew Kniss of the University of Wyoming.

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Photo of Dr. Keith EdmistenDr. Keith EdmistenProfessor of Crop Science & Extension Cotton Specialist (919) 515-4069 keith_edmisten@ncsu.eduCrop and Soil Sciences - NC State University
Posted on Nov 25, 2015
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