Scotts Miracle-Gro Fined $12.5M For Knowingly Selling Bird Seed Tainted With Deadly Pesticides

September 7, 2012 by  
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Bird Feeder photo from Shutterstock Today the Scotts Miracle-Gro Company  was sentenced for eleven criminal violations of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act ( FIFRA ) that it plead guilty to in February. As punishment, the company has agreed to pay a $4 million fine and perform community service. A separate civil agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), will cost Scotts more than $6 million in penalties and $2 million for environmental projects to resolve additional civil pesticide violations. Read the rest of Scotts Miracle-Gro Fined $12.5M For Knowingly Selling Bird Seed Tainted With Deadly Pesticides Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: birds , epa , pesticides , poison , scotts miracle-gro

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Modern Coreten Steel Home Cuts Through a Historic Railroad Cottage In The Netherlands

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