Court Rejects Amvac Petition on EPAâ€™s Fungicide Stop Sale Order
11:50 AM MDT | September 13, 2010 | KARA SISSELL
The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia has denied American Vanguardâ€™s (Amvac; Newport Beach, CA) petition for temporary relief from a stop sale order U.S. EPA issued last month for the fungicide pentachloronitrobenzene (PNCB). However, the company says all legal avenues have not closed and that it is free to seek a preliminary injunction. Amvac says that EPA based the stop sale order on the grounds that the company did not identify trace impurities in the required â€śconfidential statement of formula.â€ť Amvac also says that EPA has known about...
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