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Protect honeybees, nature's migrant workers - San Francisco Examiner

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Protect honeybees, nature's migrant workers
San Francisco Examiner
Because the honeybee crisis is at a tipping point, Earthjustice and its clients Pesticide Action Network, Center for Food Safety, and Beyond Pesticides have brought a legal action to halt the Department of Pesticide Regulations from approving ...

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New study finds organic foods are healthier than conventionally grown foods - Fox News

PAN in the News - 11 hours 54 min ago

Fox News

New study finds organic foods are healthier than conventionally grown foods
Fox News
Beginning in the womb, our many chemical exposures stay with us throughout our lives, according to the Pesticide Action Network North America. This is our chemical body burden. We are exposed to such substances not just in dirty food, but also in dirty ...

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What's On My Food ? Le traqueur mobile de pesticides - agro-media.fr

What's on My Food news - Tue, 2014-07-22 02:39

What's On My Food ? Le traqueur mobile de pesticides
agro-media.fr
What's On My Food est un véritable catalogue mobile. Elle répertorie plus d'une centaine d'aliments, jus d'orange prétendu 100% pur jus, laitues, concombres… Et selon l'aliment concerné et sa provenance, l'application saura vous dire s'il contient ...

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Defra unveils action plan to protect bees - The Grocer

PAN in the News - Tue, 2014-07-22 01:43

Defra unveils action plan to protect bees
The Grocer
And Nick Mole of Pesticide Action Network UK said avoiding the use of chemicals was as important as growing the right plants because of the strong links between using pesticides and harm to bees and other vital pollinating insects.” It was a view ...

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Defra unveils action plan to protect bees - The Grocer

PAN in the News - Tue, 2014-07-22 01:43

Defra unveils action plan to protect bees
The Grocer
And Nick Mole of Pesticide Action Network UK said avoiding the use of chemicals was as important as growing the right plants because of the strong links between using pesticides and harm to bees and other vital pollinating insects.” It was a view ...

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Agribusinesses to challenge Kauai's GMO law in federal court hearing - Honolulu Star-Advertiser

PAN in the News - Mon, 2014-07-21 21:21

Agribusinesses to challenge Kauai's GMO law in federal court hearing
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Four nonprofit organizations -- Ka Makani Ho'opono, the Center for Food Safety, Pesticide Action Network North America and the Surfrider Foundation -- have joined the lawsuit to defend the new law. Attorneys from the Center for Food Safety and ...

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Agribusinesses to challenge Kauai's GMO law in federal court hearing - Honolulu Star-Advertiser

PAN in the News - Mon, 2014-07-21 21:21

Agribusinesses to challenge Kauai's GMO law in federal court hearing
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Four nonprofit organizations -- Ka Makani Ho'opono, the Center for Food Safety, Pesticide Action Network North America and the Surfrider Foundation -- have joined the lawsuit to defend the new law. Attorneys from the Center for Food Safety and ...

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UK Bread Contaminated with Pesticides - eNews Park Forest

PAN in the News - Mon, 2014-07-21 09:11

UK Bread Contaminated with Pesticides
eNews Park Forest
According to a Pesticide Action Network UK report, a majority of the reoccurring pesticides were glyphosate and chlormequat. Glyphosate is an herbicide that can lead to non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, genetic damage, cancer, reproductive issues, liver damage, ...

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Lawsuit demands Calif. stop approving pesticides that harm honeybees - Bayoubuzz

PAN in the News - Fri, 2014-07-18 23:25

Lawsuit demands Calif. stop approving pesticides that harm honeybees
Bayoubuzz
The Center for Food Safety, Beyond Pesticides and the Pesticide Action Network North America, filed the lawsuit in Alameda County Superior Court. The Department of Pesticide Regulation, Valent USA and Mitsui Chemicals Agro did not respond to requests ...

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UC Davis native pollinator specialist says there are only 250 bumble bee ... - Daily Democrat

Honey Bee Haven news - Thu, 2014-07-17 17:08

UC Davis native pollinator specialist says there are only 250 bumble bee ...
Daily Democrat
Robbin Thorp's finger points to a yellow-faced bumble bee, Bombus vosnesenskii, in the Haagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven on Bee Biology Road, UC Davis. Thorp monitors the bee population in the garden, which was installed in the fall of 2009. At least five ...

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Loaf-threatening: More than half of British breads contain 'toxic' pesticides - RT

PAN in the News - Thu, 2014-07-17 07:41

RT

Loaf-threatening: More than half of British breads contain 'toxic' pesticides
RT
We are all being experimented on without our consent,” Nick Mole from Pesticide Action Network (PAN UK) who authored the report tells the Guardian. PAN UK's research examines data generated by the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs' ...

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Shock rise of pesticide traces found in bread - Western Daily Press

PAN in the News - Thu, 2014-07-17 07:29

Shock rise of pesticide traces found in bread
Western Daily Press
The figure has more than doubled from 28 per cent of bread products in 2001 to 63 per cent last year, the study by Pesticide Action Network (Pan) UK and the Organic. Naturally Different campaign found. Between 2000 and 2013, the Defra Expert Committee ...

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2 in 3 loaves have pesticides in them - Bitterwallet

PAN in the News - Thu, 2014-07-17 03:08

Bitterwallet

2 in 3 loaves have pesticides in them
Bitterwallet
Nick Mole, at Pesticide Action Network UK (Pan UK) and an author of the new report, said: “There is the possibility of harm from the repeated ingestion of low doses of pesticides and no one has done research on the impact of the cocktails of pesticides ...

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Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense? - Grist

What's on My Food news - Thu, 2014-07-17 03:07

Grist

Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense?
Grist
... to the Pesticide Action Network's What's on my Food? guide, cherries harbor residue from as many as 42 different pesticides, including 5 known or probable carcinogens, 20 suspected hormone disruptors, 7 neurotoxins, 8 developmental/reproductive ...

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Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense? - Grist

PAN in the News - Thu, 2014-07-17 03:07

Grist

Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense?
Grist
... to the Pesticide Action Network's What's on my Food? guide, cherries harbor residue from as many as 42 different pesticides, including 5 known or probable carcinogens, 20 suspected hormone disruptors, 7 neurotoxins, 8 developmental/reproductive ...

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Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense? - Grist

What's on My Food news - Thu, 2014-07-17 03:07

Grist

Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense?
Grist
... the Pesticide Action Network's What's on my Food? guide, cherries harbor residue from as many as 42 different pesticides, including 5 known or probable carcinogens, 20 suspected hormone disruptors, 7 neurotoxins, 8 developmental/reproductive toxins ...

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Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense? - Grist

PAN in the News - Thu, 2014-07-17 03:07

Grist

Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense?
Grist
... the Pesticide Action Network's What's on my Food? guide, cherries harbor residue from as many as 42 different pesticides, including 5 known or probable carcinogens, 20 suspected hormone disruptors, 7 neurotoxins, 8 developmental/reproductive toxins ...

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Press Review - 17 July 2014 - DeHavilland (press release) (subscription)

PAN in the News - Thu, 2014-07-17 01:18

Press Review - 17 July 2014
DeHavilland (press release) (subscription)
PRiF have said it does not expect that the levels of residues found would affect people's health, however, according to Pesticide Action Network UK (Pan UK), research still needs to be done to ascertain the impact of repeated ingestion of small doses ...

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Over 60% of breads sold in the UK contain pesticide residues, tests show - The Guardian

PAN in the News - Wed, 2014-07-16 23:33

The Guardian

Over 60% of breads sold in the UK contain pesticide residues, tests show
The Guardian
But Nick Mole, at Pesticide Action Network UK (Pan UK) and an author of the new report, said MRLs only indicate whether the pesticides had been applied to crops in the amounts permitted. “They are nothing to do with people's health whatsoever,” he said.
Two thirds of bread products contain pesticideTelegraph.co.uk
What chemicals are lurking in your loaf? Nearly two thirds of bread products ...Daily Mail
Loaf-threatening: More than half of British breads contain 'toxic' pesticidesRT
Grist -Blue & Green Tomorrow
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Warning on pesticides in bread - Herald Scotland

PAN in the News - Wed, 2014-07-16 23:10

Warning on pesticides in bread
Herald Scotland
The figure has more than doubled from 28 per cent of bread products in 2001 to 63 per cent last year, the study by Pesticide Action Network (Pan) UK and the Organic. Naturally Different campaign found. Between 2000 and 2013, the Defra Expert Committee ...

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