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US: Industry welcomes EPA's decision on HLB-fighting insecticide - Fresh Fruit Portal

PAN in the News - Apr 2, 2017

Fresh Fruit Portal

US: Industry welcomes EPA's decision on HLB-fighting insecticide
Fresh Fruit Portal
The EPA said that in October 2015 it had proposed to revoke all food residue tolerances for chlorpyrifos, an active ingredient in insecticides, in response to a petition from the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America.

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Crete Cook Cultivates Sustainable Sanctuaries - Food Tank (blog)

PAN in the News - Apr 2, 2017

Food Tank (blog)

Crete Cook Cultivates Sustainable Sanctuaries
Food Tank (blog)
This includes the amazing teachers in our CCS Network, Peliti.gr, your Food Tank, Seed Freedom Movement, Pesticide Action Network, Center for Responsible Technology, Environmental Working Group, Food Democracy, Moms Across America, and many ...

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EPA Reverses Course and Allows Continued Use of Highly Neurotoxic Pesticide, Chlorpyrifos - Beyond Pesticides (press release) (registration) (blog)

PAN in the News - Apr 1, 2017

Beyond Pesticides (press release) (registration) (blog)

EPA Reverses Course and Allows Continued Use of Highly Neurotoxic Pesticide, Chlorpyrifos
Beyond Pesticides (press release) (registration) (blog)
This decision stemmed from a petition and lawsuit filed by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) ten years ago, calling for EPA to revoke all chlorpyrifos tolerances and cancel all registrations.

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EPA denies ban of widely-used pesticide - KMAland

PAN in the News - Apr 1, 2017

KMAland

EPA denies ban of widely-used pesticide
KMAland
In October 2015, under the Obama Administration, EPA proposed to revoke all food residue tolerances for Chlorpyrifos. This proposal was issued in response to a petition from the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network. Towers the ...
Petitioners: Chemical harms children's brainsKSAT San Antonio
Trump administration reverses course on nerve-agent pesticideChicago Tribune
EPA Reverses Move to Ban ChlorpyrifosAgriculture.com
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Salinas Valley activists call for chlorpyrifos ban - Santa Cruz Sentinel

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2017

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Salinas Valley activists call for chlorpyrifos ban
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Instead, supporters of Pesticide Action Network and Safe Ag Safe Schools met Friday outside the historic Old County Jail to denounce the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's failure to stop use of chlorpyrifos, a pesticide that scientists have ...

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Salinas Valley activists call for chlorpyrifos ban - Santa Cruz Sentinel

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2017

Salinas Valley activists call for chlorpyrifos ban
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Instead, supporters of Pesticide Action Network and Safe Ag Safe Schools met Friday outside the historic Old County Jail to denounce the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's failure to stop use of chlorpyrifos, a pesticide that scientists have ...

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Salinas Valley activists call for chlorpyrifos ban - Monterey County Herald

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2017

Monterey County Herald

Salinas Valley activists call for chlorpyrifos ban
Monterey County Herald
Instead, supporters of Pesticide Action Network and Safe Ag Safe Schools met Friday outside the historic Old County Jail to denounce the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's failure to stop use of chlorpyrifos, a pesticide that scientists have ...

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EPA Denies Petition to Ban Widely Used Pesticide - Technology Networks

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2017

Technology Networks

EPA Denies Petition to Ban Widely Used Pesticide
Technology Networks
This proposal was issued in response to a petition from the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America. The October 2015 proposal largely relied on certain epidemiological study outcomes, whose application is novel ...

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