Pecticides as regulated as water pollutants? reports that the EPA may soon begin regulating pesticides as water pollutants.

This regulation would be in addition to the regulation already in place under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA).

Earlier this year the US Supreme court declined to review a sixth circuit case that exposing pesticides to double regulation.  An article on the Iowa State website describes how the case approached the Supreme Court on Appeal.

The EPA press release is at: