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Groups to Probe Why Pruitt Put ''Pesticide Industry Profits Ahead of Children's Health" - Common Dreams

PAN in the News - Apr 12, 2017

Common Dreams

Groups to Probe Why Pruitt Put ''Pesticide Industry Profits Ahead of Children's Health"
Common Dreams
Pruitt's March 29 decision to deny a 10-year-old petition brought forth by Pesticide Action Network and the Natural Resources Defense Council sparked outrage from public health advocates and environmentalists who say the move—which is what the ...
Why did Scott Pruitt refuse to ban a chemical that the EPA itself said is dangerous?Washington Post
EPA Reverses Obama Administration's Suggestion to Ban PesticideUS Recall News (press release)
Freedonia Analyst Weighs in on Pesticides and the EPAYahoo Finance

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ZOOtastic Fun Day to feature scavenger hunt, more in Cape May County - Shore News Today

Honey Bee Haven news - Apr 12, 2017

Shore News Today

ZOOtastic Fun Day to feature scavenger hunt, more in Cape May County
Shore News Today
Attractions include a Wildlife Carousel near the zoo entrance; the 25-foot-high Snow Leopard Mountain, where guests can test their rock-climbing skills; the Hummingbird Express Train Ride, which runs through Cape May County Park; a Honey Bee Haven ...

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Hungary's protests, coral bleaching and a neutrino anomaly - Nature.com

PAN in the News - Apr 12, 2017

Nature.com

Hungary's protests, coral bleaching and a neutrino anomaly
Nature.com
The Natural Resources Defense Council and the Pesticide Action Network, which originally petitioned to ban the pesticide in 2007, cited the EPA's own science indicating that children, in particular, are vulnerable to high exposures from contaminated ...

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Why did Scott Pruitt refuse to ban a chemical that the EPA itself said is dangerous? - Washington Post

PAN in the News - Apr 12, 2017

US Recall News (press release)

Why did Scott Pruitt refuse to ban a chemical that the EPA itself said is dangerous?
Washington Post
On March 29, Scott Pruitt, the new head of the Environmental Protection Agency, denied a petition asking for a ban on the use of an insecticide called Chlorpyrifos. The petitioners, Pesticide Action Network and the Natural Resources Defense Council ...
EPA Reverses Obama Administration's Suggestion to Ban PesticideUS Recall News (press release)
Freedonia Analyst Weighs in on Pesticides and the EPAYahoo Finance

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EPA Reverses Obama Administration's Suggestion to Ban Pesticide - US Recall News (press release)

PAN in the News - Apr 11, 2017

US Recall News (press release)

EPA Reverses Obama Administration's Suggestion to Ban Pesticide
US Recall News (press release)
The Obama administration's decision came as a response to pressure from the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. The court pressured the administration because of several lawsuits by the Pesticide Action Network and Natural Resources Defense Council who ...
Freedonia Analyst Weighs in on Pesticides and the EPAYahoo Finance

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Freedonia Analyst Weighs in on Pesticides and the EPA - PR Newswire (press release)

PAN in the News - Apr 11, 2017

Freedonia Analyst Weighs in on Pesticides and the EPA
PR Newswire (press release)
The decision arrived a decade after the Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) sued the EPA to ban chlorpyrifos in agriculture and commercial uses, and 16 years after chlorpyrifos was banned ...

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Freedonia Analyst Weighs in on Pesticides and the EPA - Yahoo Finance

PAN in the News - Apr 11, 2017

Freedonia Analyst Weighs in on Pesticides and the EPA
Yahoo Finance
The decision arrived a decade after the Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) sued the EPA to ban chlorpyrifos in agriculture and commercial uses, and 16 years after chlorpyrifos was banned ...

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Now is the Time... - Lancaster Farming

PAN in the News - Apr 10, 2017

Lancaster Farming

Now is the Time...
Lancaster Farming
This proposal was issued in response to a petition from the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America. The proposal largely relied on certain epidemiological study outcomes, whose application is novel and uncertain, ...

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Coalition Advocating for Pesticide Safety Speaks on Chlorpyrifos - Valley Voice

PAN in the News - Apr 10, 2017

Normangee Star

Coalition Advocating for Pesticide Safety Speaks on Chlorpyrifos
Valley Voice
We are joined today by the ACLU, the Pesticide Action Network and the UFW. As Co-founder of the United Farm Workers, Cesar Chavez was also one of the world's greatest leaders in the struggle for protection against health-harming pesticides. The first ...
Petitioners File Motion for Further Mandamus Relief in Response to EPA's Order Denying Petition to Ban ChlorpyrifosThe National Law Review
Pruitt's Rejection of Chlorpyrifos Ban Seems Based on "Alternative Facts"Truth-Out
EPA Chief Refuses to Ban a Potentially Dangerous PesticideNormangee Star
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Petitioners File Motion for Further Mandamus Relief in Response to EPA's Order Denying Petition to Ban Chlorpyrifos - The National Law Review

PAN in the News - Apr 9, 2017

Petitioners File Motion for Further Mandamus Relief in Response to EPA's Order Denying Petition to Ban Chlorpyrifos
The National Law Review
On April 5, 2017, Petitioners Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) (Petitioners) filed a Motion for Further Mandamus Relief in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals proceedings regarding the ...

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Pruitt's Rejection of Chlorpyrifos Ban Seems Based on "Alternative Facts" - Truth-Out

PAN in the News - Apr 9, 2017

AppsforPCdaily

Pruitt's Rejection of Chlorpyrifos Ban Seems Based on "Alternative Facts"
Truth-Out
The EPA's earlier decision to ban the chemical was triggered by a legal petition filed by the Natural Resources Defense Council and the Pesticide Action Network of North America (PANNA) back in 2007. And on Wednesday morning, the NRDC and Pesticide ...
Despite Significant Harm to Children's Brains, EPA Won't Ban This Potent InsecticideLink TV
Environmental Groups Seek Reversal of EPA Chlorpyrifos DecisionKTIC
Environmental Groups Turn Back to the Courts to Ban ChlorpyrifosBeyond Pesticides (press release) (registration) (blog)
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worse than roundup - Link TV

PAN in the News - Apr 7, 2017

Link TV

worse than roundup
Link TV
... rescinding its own scientists' finding that this pesticide is toxic to children,” said Miriam Rotkin-Ellman, a senior scientist at the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), which is challenging Pruitt's order with co-plaintiff Pesticide Action ...
Environmental Groups Seek Reversal of EPA Chlorpyrifos DecisionKTIC
Chlorpyrifos fight not over yetFeedstuffs
New EPA Head Rejects Pesticide Ban Recommended By The AgencyClickLancashire

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Despite Significant Harm to Children's Brains, EPA Won't Ban This Potent Insecticide - KCET

PAN in the News - Apr 7, 2017

KCET

Despite Significant Harm to Children's Brains, EPA Won't Ban This Potent Insecticide
KCET
... rescinding its own scientists' finding that this pesticide is toxic to children,” said Miriam Rotkin-Ellman, a senior scientist at the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), which is challenging Pruitt's order with co-plaintiff Pesticide Action ...
Environmental Groups Seek Reversal of EPA Chlorpyrifos Decision ...KTIC
Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog » Blog Archive Environmental ...Beyond Pesticides (press release) (registration) (blog)
Chlorpyrifos fight not over yet - FeedstuffsFeedstuffs
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The Real Lowdown: The Trump and Congressional Republican Assault on Our Environment, Vol. 7 - Natural Resources Defense Council

PAN in the News - Apr 7, 2017

Natural Resources Defense Council

The Real Lowdown: The Trump and Congressional Republican Assault on Our Environment, Vol. 7
Natural Resources Defense Council
Also on April 5, NRDC and the Pesticide Action Network went to court against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for refusing to proceed with its ban of chlorpyrifos—a pesticide linked to learning disabilities in children. EPA Administrator Scott ...

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Ag & Energy Report 4.7.17 - MyArkLaMiss (press release) (blog)

PAN in the News - Apr 7, 2017

MyArkLaMiss (press release) (blog)

Ag & Energy Report 4.7.17
MyArkLaMiss (press release) (blog)
The Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network are suing for not prohibiting a pesticide that the Obama Administration had been on track to ban. They say the science is clear that this chemical is dangerous, especially to children.

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Chlorpyrifos fight not over yet - Feedstuffs

PAN in the News - Apr 6, 2017

Feedstuffs

Chlorpyrifos fight not over yet
Feedstuffs
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Pesticide Action Network (PAN) are unhappy with the Environmental Protection Agency's recent decision to allow the continued use of chlorpyrifos. In litigation filed Wednesday, the groups claim that ...

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Legal fight resumes over chlorpyrifos ban - AgraNet (subscription)

PAN in the News - Apr 6, 2017

Legal fight resumes over chlorpyrifos ban
AgraNet (subscription)
A week after the Trump administration abandoned an EPA plan to ban chlorpyrifos, environmentalists have asked the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit to force the agency to follow through on its original pledge to revoke food tolerances for the ...

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Environmental Groups Seek Reversal of EPA Chlorpyrifos Decision - KTIC

PAN in the News - Apr 6, 2017

Feedstuffs

Environmental Groups Seek Reversal of EPA Chlorpyrifos Decision
KTIC
On April 4, Earthjustice, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Pesticide Action Network (PAN) — some of the same groups behind the initial proposal to ban chlorpyrifos — filed an appeal with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth ...
Chlorpyrifos fight not over yetFeedstuffs

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Amazon picks off NFL Thursday Night from Twitter - The Boston Globe

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

The Boston Globe

Amazon picks off NFL Thursday Night from Twitter
The Boston Globe
The EPA had been under a court order to respond by the end of March to a 10-year-old petition to ban the chemical, originally filed in 2007 by the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network. The most recent EPA analysis concluded ...

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Greens Renew Fight Over Pesticide After EPA Reversal - Courthouse News Service

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

Greens Renew Fight Over Pesticide After EPA Reversal
Courthouse News Service
The Pesticide Action Network and the Natural Resources Defense Council want the panel to force the EPA to revoke the registration of the pesticide chlorpyrifos, which the groups say harms childhood development. “It's outrageous the EPA continues to ...

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