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EPA Advisory Panel, Electronic Manifest Fee, FDA GRAS/GRAE Determinations, Nanotechnology: Recent Federal ... - The National Law Review

PAN in the News - Jul 19, 2016

EPA Advisory Panel, Electronic Manifest Fee, FDA GRAS/GRAE Determinations, Nanotechnology: Recent Federal ...
The National Law Review
EPA Seeks Extension In Taking Final Action On Chlorpyrifos Registrations: On June 29, 2016, EPA submitted a status report in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals case concerning a petition by Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and the Natural ...

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Hawaii's Berniecrats: From Volunteers To Candidates - Honolulu Civil Beat

PAN in the News - Jul 19, 2016

Hawaii's Berniecrats: From Volunteers To Candidates
Honolulu Civil Beat
Currently endorsed by the Sierra Club, she was a part of the Pesticide Action Network, Voter Owned Hawaii and the University of Hawaii at Hilo's Global HOPE, which stands for Hawaii's Organization for Peace and the Environment. I like to call her a ...

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Get certified: The garden signs of the times - The Sheridan Press (subscription)

PAN in the News - Jul 17, 2016

The Sheridan Press (subscription)

Get certified: The garden signs of the times
The Sheridan Press (subscription)
The Pesticide Action Network, panna.org, offers tips on bee-friendly gardening. Join the group and receive a “Honeybee Haven” sign. • The Million Pollinator Garden Challenge website, millionpollinatorgardens.org, is a rich source of information on ...

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Toxic Taters calls on RDO to show true support to local children - Park Rapids Enterprise

PAN in the News - Jul 17, 2016

Toxic Taters calls on RDO to show true support to local children
Park Rapids Enterprise
In May of this year, Toxic Taters worked with Pesticide Action Network (PAN) and other allied organizations to present Kids on the Frontline: How Pesticides Are Undermining the Health of Rural Children, PAN's new national report highlighting the latest ...

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Letter: Group says pesticide use is a problem in Minnesota, asks RDO to cut usage - Detroit Lakes Online

PAN in the News - Jul 15, 2016

Letter: Group says pesticide use is a problem in Minnesota, asks RDO to cut usage
Detroit Lakes Online
In May of this year, Toxic Taters worked with Pesticide Action Network and other allied organizations to present Kids on the Frontline: How Pesticides Are Undermining the Health of Rural Children, PAN's new national report highlighting the latest ...

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Home & Garden: Bees, please - Pacific Sun

PAN in the News - Jul 13, 2016

Home & Garden: Bees, please
Pacific Sun
“Federal regulators and Congress are slow-moving or stuck, unable to take steps to protect the nation's pollinators,” says Paul Towers, organizing director and policy advocate at Pesticide Action Network. “For the second year in a row, beekeepers have ...

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DeKalb cities spreading buzz on importance of bee populations, habitats - MDJOnline.com

PAN in the News - Jul 13, 2016

MDJOnline.com

DeKalb cities spreading buzz on importance of bee populations, habitats
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“There are several groups out there doing similar things regarding pollinators, and we modeled our ordinance on the Pesticide Action Network's 'Honey Bee Haven' program,” Terry said. “What Decatur did is another nonprofit with the same mission.

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DeKalb cities spreading buzz on importance of bee populations, habitats - MDJOnline.com

Honey Bee Haven news - Jul 13, 2016

MDJOnline.com

DeKalb cities spreading buzz on importance of bee populations, habitats
MDJOnline.com
“There are several groups out there doing similar things regarding pollinators, and we modeled our ordinance on the Pesticide Action Network's 'Honey Bee Haven' program,” Terry said. “What Decatur did is another nonprofit with the same mission.

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How anti-modern farming agroecology NGOs spread GMO misinformation in Africa - Genetic Literacy Project

PAN in the News - Jul 12, 2016

Genetic Literacy Project

How anti-modern farming agroecology NGOs spread GMO misinformation in Africa
Genetic Literacy Project
... KMP (Philippine radical political party), Pesticide Action Network-PAN Indonesia and Philippines, Philippine Greens (Political party), UBINIG (Unnayan Bikalper Nitinirdharoni Gobeshona, the Policy Research for Development Alternatives in Bangladesh).

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Farming Community Rallies in Sacramento to Demand Protections from Agricultural Pesticides - Bay Area Indymedia

PAN in the News - Jul 12, 2016

Farming Community Rallies in Sacramento to Demand Protections from Agricultural Pesticides
Bay Area Indymedia
Pesticide Action Network's report “Kids on the Frontline” aggregated the extensive and growing body of science that demonstrates a compelling link between pesticide exposure and a range of health harms, including asthma, autism, ADHD, obesity and ...

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Ninth Circuit Affirms EPA Order Denying Request for Uniform Buffer Zones to Mitigate Exposure of Children to Spray Drift - JD Supra (press release)

PAN in the News - Jul 12, 2016

Ninth Circuit Affirms EPA Order Denying Request for Uniform Buffer Zones to Mitigate Exposure of Children to Spray Drift
JD Supra (press release)
Petitioners Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA), United Farm Workers, and Pineros y Campesinos Unidos del Noroeste (PANNA, et al.) filed an administrative petition in 2009 asking EPA to conduct pesticide-specific drift assessments and to ...

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Monsanto and DuPont Partner Up in... - Organic Authority

PAN in the News - Jul 12, 2016

Organic Authority

Monsanto and DuPont Partner Up in...
Organic Authority
According to the Pesticide Action Network, dicamba poses serious human health risks including neurological toxicity, reproductive issues, and an increased risk of cancer. Genetically modified crops, including Monsanto's Roundup Ready soybeans, are at ...

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Habitat restoration work revives native grasses, bolsters bee and butterfly populations - Southernminn.com

PAN in the News - Jul 8, 2016

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Habitat restoration work revives native grasses, bolsters bee and butterfly populations
Southernminn.com
Rural Northfield resident Jerry Wicklund stands in his field of natural grasses and wildflowers that he worked to revive. Wicklund has dedicated all but 35 acres of his 165 acres to natural grasses and trees to improve the habitat of butterflies, wood ...

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EPA Requests Six Month Extension of Deadline for Decision on Chlorpyrifos Tolerance Revocation - JD Supra (press release)

PAN in the News - Jul 8, 2016

EPA Requests Six Month Extension of Deadline for Decision on Chlorpyrifos Tolerance Revocation
JD Supra (press release)
On June 29, 2016, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) submitted a status report in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals case concerning a petition by Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and the Natural Resources Defense Council ...

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9th Circ. Backs EPA In Pesticide Buffer Zone Row - Law360 (subscription)

PAN in the News - Jul 6, 2016

9th Circ. Backs EPA In Pesticide Buffer Zone Row
Law360 (subscription)
Pesticide Action Network North America, along with labor unions United Farm Workers and Pineros y Campesinos Unidos del Noroeste, asked the Ninth Circuit in May 2014 to review the EPA's denial of a petition asking the agency to implement buffer zones ...

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How anti-modern farming agroecology NGOs spread GMO misinformation in Africa - Genetic Literacy Project

PAN in the News - Jun 30, 2016

Genetic Literacy Project

How anti-modern farming agroecology NGOs spread GMO misinformation in Africa
Genetic Literacy Project
... KMP (Philippine radical political party), Pesticide Action Network-PAN Indonesia and Philippines, Philippine Greens (Political party), UBINIG (Unnayan Bikalper Nitinirdharoni Gobeshona, the Policy Research for Development Alternatives in Bangladesh).

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Chlorpyrifos decision needs to wait, EPA tells court - Agri-Pulse

PAN in the News - Jun 30, 2016

Chlorpyrifos decision needs to wait, EPA tells court
Agri-Pulse
In a status report filed with 9th Circuit Court of Appeals Wednesday, the agency asked the court to give it until June 30, 2017, to respond to the petition from Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA). Last December, the 9th Circuit ordered EPA ...

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Brands fare disastrously, but sustainability here to stay - Fibre2fashion.com

PAN in the News - Jun 28, 2016

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Brands fare disastrously, but sustainability here to stay
Fibre2fashion.com
Pesticide Action Network UK (PAN UK), Solidaridad, and World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) had commissioned Rank a Brand to research major cotton-using companies in primarily three areas: policies, actual uptake, and traceability. Of the 37 companies ...

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This is how pesticides have injured my family for 3 generations (and counting?) - Fusion

PAN in the News - Jun 27, 2016

Fusion

This is how pesticides have injured my family for 3 generations (and counting?)
Fusion
“The scary thing is those chemicals that have been grandfathered into the system,” said Emily Marquez, Ph.D., a scientist with the Pesticide Action Network of North America (PANNA). “There is a lot of work to do around around making working conditions ...

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