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Advocates Call for Meaningful Public Participation in Federal Regulation of Biotech - Common Dreams (press release)

PAN in the News - Aug 3, 2016

Advocates Call for Meaningful Public Participation in Federal Regulation of Biotech
Common Dreams (press release)
... the market and the environment have the potential for real and immediate adverse impacts on public health, farmers' livelihoods, rural communities and consumers around the country,” said Marcia Ishii-Eiteman, senior scientist at Pesticide Action ...

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Why choose organic? - FemaleFirst.co.uk

PAN in the News - Aug 3, 2016

FemaleFirst.co.uk

Why choose organic?
FemaleFirst.co.uk
More than one pesticide? those with traces of more than one pesticide are potentially the biggest concern, according to PAN (Pesticide Action Network) UK, who suggest anyone considering switching to organic should prioritise these. The 'worst' fruit ...

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Rooftop Bee Hives Elevate Urban Beekeeping - Capital Public Radio News

Honey Bee Haven news - Aug 2, 2016

Capital Public Radio News

Rooftop Bee Hives Elevate Urban Beekeeping
Capital Public Radio News
Now, they're working to elevate Sacramento's honey bee haven status by convincing local businesses to host rooftop bee hives. They've already established a bee colony above Mulvaney's B & L restaurant and plans are under way to do the same on the roof ...

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Rooftop Bee Hives Elevate Urban Beekeeping - Capital Public Radio News

Honey Bee Haven news - Aug 1, 2016

Rooftop Bee Hives Elevate Urban Beekeeping
Capital Public Radio News
Now, they're working to elevate Sacramento's honey bee haven status by convincing local businesses to host rooftop bee hives. They've already established a bee colony above Mulvaney's B & L restaurant and plans are under way to do the same on the roof ...

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State to set legal limit on pesticide byproduct found in Valley drinking water - Fresno Bee

PAN in the News - Jul 29, 2016

State to set legal limit on pesticide byproduct found in Valley drinking water
Fresno Bee
At Thursday's workshop, Medha Chandra, an organizer with the Pesticide Action Network, who said she's concerned that the cost of treatment will be passed onto residents. She wants Shell and Dow Chemical to be held accountable. Dr. Jean Linder, a local ...

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Evidence too thin to support chlorpyrifos regulation, panel concludes - Agri-Pulse

PAN in the News - Jul 29, 2016

Evidence too thin to support chlorpyrifos regulation, panel concludes
Agri-Pulse
Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and the Natural Resources Defense Council quoted the court's own order from a year ago, which called EPA's lack of action “egregious.” “Chlorpyrifos causes acute pesticide poisonings when people come ...

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Dangerous Liaisons: ChemChina's Bid for Syngenta - Truth-Out

PAN in the News - Jul 29, 2016

Dangerous Liaisons: ChemChina's Bid for Syngenta
Truth-Out
The whole idea of GE seeds is to make money," said Sarojeni V. Rengam, executive director of Pesticide Action Network Asia and the Pacific (PAN AP). "We want to send out a strong message to all those supporting the promotion of Golden Rice, especially ...

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