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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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EPA won't ban pesticide chlorpyrifos; is it safe? - LocalNews8.com

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2017

LocalNews8.com

EPA won't ban pesticide chlorpyrifos; is it safe?
LocalNews8.com
The petition dates back to September 2007, when the Pesticide Action Network North America and the Natural Resources Defense Council requested a ban of the common pesticide based on concerns over its toxicity. The petitioners, some scientists and ...
EPA reverses course on pesticide banHattiesburg American
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EPA won't ban pesticide chlorpyrifos; is it safe? - KTVZ

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2017

KTVZ

EPA won't ban pesticide chlorpyrifos; is it safe?
KTVZ
The petition dates back to September 2007, when the Pesticide Action Network North America and the Natural Resources Defense Council requested a ban of the common pesticide based on concerns over its toxicity. The petitioners, some scientists and ...
EPA reverses course on pesticide banHattiesburg American
Trump administration reverses course on nerve-agent pesticideChicago Tribune
EPA Reverses Move to Ban ChlorpyrifosAgriculture.com
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Petitioners: Chemical harms children's brains - KSAT San Antonio

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2017

KSAT San Antonio

Petitioners: Chemical harms children's brains
KSAT San Antonio
The petition dates back to September 2007, when the Pesticide Action Network North America and the Natural Resources Defense Council requested a ban of the common pesticide based on concerns over its toxicity. The petitioners, some scientists and ...
Trump administration reverses course on nerve-agent pesticideChicago Tribune
EPA Reverses Move to Ban ChlorpyrifosAgriculture.com
EPA reverses course on pesticide banHattiesburg American
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Petitioners: Chemical harms children's brains - WDIV Detroit

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2017

WDIV Detroit

Petitioners: Chemical harms children's brains
WDIV Detroit
The petition dates back to September 2007, when the Pesticide Action Network North America and the Natural Resources Defense Council requested a ban of the common pesticide based on concerns over its toxicity. The petitioners, some scientists and ...
EPA reverses course on pesticide banHattiesburg American
Trump administration reverses course on nerve-agent pesticideChicago Tribune
EPA Reverses Move to Ban ChlorpyrifosAgriculture.com
The Week Magazine -Common Dreams -US EPA -New York Times
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Chlorpyrifos active ingredient can remain on market for now - Delta Farm Press

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2017

Delta Farm Press

Chlorpyrifos active ingredient can remain on market for now
Delta Farm Press
The environmental groups – the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America – had argued for the revocation of the tolerances based on nonreplicated epidemiological studies. “This is a welcome decision grounded in ...

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EPA undoes effort to ban pesticide linked to nervous system damage in kids - Raw Story

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2017

Raw Story

EPA undoes effort to ban pesticide linked to nervous system damage in kids
Raw Story
The court order sprang from lawsuits by the Pesticide Action Network and Natural Resources Defense Council, which had petitioned the EPA in 2007 to ban the chemical. Pruitt denied that petition Wednesday. Kristin Schafer, policy director at Pesticide ...

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Pesticide Action Network - Food Safety News

PAN in the News - Mar 30, 2017

Pesticide Action Network
Food Safety News
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt earlier this week signed an order denying a petition that sought to ban chlorpyrifos, a pesticide widely used in U.S. agriculture. Chlorpyrifos was first registered for use in the United ...

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New EPA administrator refuses to ban pesticide chlorpyrifos - Food Safety News

PAN in the News - Mar 30, 2017

Chicago Tribune

New EPA administrator refuses to ban pesticide chlorpyrifos
Food Safety News
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, ...
EPA Reverses Move to Ban ChlorpyrifosAgriculture.com
Trump administration reverses course on nerve-agent pesticideChicago Tribune
Obama's EPA wanted to ban this dangerous pesticide. Trump's EPA is embracing it.The Week Magazine
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