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A risky reprieve for pesticide? Reversal of insecticide ban met with relief from farmers, fear on health front - SaukValley.com

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SaukValley.com

A risky reprieve for pesticide? Reversal of insecticide ban met with relief from farmers, fear on health front
SaukValley.com
After that she got active with the Pesticide Action Network of North America, an advocacy group. The following year, she and others from the nonprofit set up pesticide monitoring equipment around fields to measure how much was drifting onto nearby ...

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Alarming chemical cocktail sprayed on your fruit and veg: How what your buy in the supermarket could have up to 32 ... - Daily Mail

PAN in the News - 7 hours 40 min ago

Daily Mail

Alarming chemical cocktail sprayed on your fruit and veg: How what your buy in the supermarket could have up to 32 ...
Daily Mail
It is a point echoed by Josie Cohen, of the Pesticide Action Network UK: 'Mainstream agriculture in the UK looks less like farming and more like chemistry. The British public simply isn't aware of how many different chemicals are being used to grow our ...

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Pesticide's reprieve on insecticide met with relief from farmers, but fear on health front - Minneapolis Star Tribune

PAN in the News - Dec 9, 2017

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Pesticide's reprieve on insecticide met with relief from farmers, but fear on health front
Minneapolis Star Tribune
After that she got active with the Pesticide Action Network of North America, an advocacy group. The following year, she and others from the nonprofit set up pesticide monitoring equipment around fields to measure how much was drifting onto nearby ...

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Valued by farmers, risky to children — chlorfyripos gets a green light - Minneapolis Star Tribune

PAN in the News - Dec 9, 2017

Valued by farmers, risky to children — chlorfyripos gets a green light
Minneapolis Star Tribune
After that she got active with the Pesticide Action Network of North America, an advocacy group. The following year, she and others from the nonprofit set up pesticide monitoring equipment around fields to measure how much was drifting onto nearby ...

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When every breath kills - The Hindu

PAN in the News - Dec 9, 2017

The Hindu

When every breath kills
The Hindu
Two of the pesticides, Tonic and Gayathri, which are being blamed for the pesticide exposure fatalities, had no information on them about the ingredients, according to a study by D. Narasimha Reddy of Pesticide Action Network. The study also found that ...

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Pesticide poisoning continues to claim farmers' lives in Maharashtra - The Hindu

PAN in the News - Dec 8, 2017

The Hindu

Pesticide poisoning continues to claim farmers' lives in Maharashtra
The Hindu
Two of the pesticides, Tonic and Gayathri, which are being blamed for the pesticide exposure fatalities, had no information on them about the ingredients, according to a study by D. Narasimha Reddy of Pesticide Action Network. The study also found that ...

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When every breath kills - The Hindu

PAN in the News - Dec 8, 2017

The Hindu

When every breath kills
The Hindu
Two of the pesticides, Tonic and Gayathri, which are being blamed for the pesticide exposure fatalities, had no information on them about the ingredients, according to a study by D. Narasimha Reddy of Pesticide Action Network. The study also found that ...

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Environmental Groups Plan to Sue EU Regulators over Glyphosate Decision - Beyond Pesticides (press release) (blog)

PAN in the News - Dec 6, 2017

Environmental Groups Plan to Sue EU Regulators over Glyphosate Decision
Beyond Pesticides (press release) (blog)
(Beyond Pesticides, December 7, 2017) European health and environmental groups Global 2000 and Pesticide Action Network (PAN) have announced plans to sue European Union authorities over their assessment of the herbicide glyphosate, the active ...

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Watchdog links pesticide to bee decline - POLITICO.eu

PAN in the News - Dec 6, 2017

POLITICO.eu

Watchdog links pesticide to bee decline
POLITICO.eu
Klages also said a study from earlier this year looking into the substances imidacloprid, clothianidin and thiamethoxam discovered seed treatments do not result in harm to honeybee colonies when applied correctly. “We remain convinced of the evidence ...

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#SaveTheBees coalition: 80 EU NGOs gather to demand a full ban on neonicotinoids - EU Reporter

PAN in the News - Dec 5, 2017

#SaveTheBees coalition: 80 EU NGOs gather to demand a full ban on neonicotinoids
EU Reporter
... Friends of the Bees Foundation, Friends of the Earth Europe, Générations Futures, Gipuzkaoko Erlezain Elkartea, Glore Mill Sustainability Centre for Biodiversity and Energy, Greenpeace, Grup d'Estudi i Protecció dels Ecosistemes Catalans, Inter ...

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Activist groups plan to sue Germany, EU over glyphosate herbicide re-approval - Genetic Literacy Project

PAN in the News - Dec 5, 2017

Activist groups plan to sue Germany, EU over glyphosate herbicide re-approval
Genetic Literacy Project
4] that Germany and the European Union had broken the rules when assessing the safety of the weed-killer glyphosate and that they would try to bring legal actions against the institutes involved. Global 2000 and the Pesticide Action Network (PAN) said ...

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Environmentalists say they'll try to sue German, EU authorities over glyphosate - Business Insider

PAN in the News - Dec 4, 2017

Business Insider

Environmentalists say they'll try to sue German, EU authorities over glyphosate
Business Insider
VIENNA (Reuters) - Environmentalist groups said on Monday that Germany and the European Union had broken the rules when assessing the safety of the weed-killer glyphosate and that they would try to bring legal actions against the institutes involved ...

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Environmentalists seek to sue German, EU authorities over glyphosate - Seeking Alpha

PAN in the News - Dec 4, 2017

Environmentalists seek to sue German, EU authorities over glyphosate
Seeking Alpha
Environmentalist groups say Germany and the European Union broke the rules when assessing the safety of Monsanto's (MON +0.3%) glyphosate weedkiller and that they would try to bring legal actions against the institutes involved. Global 2000 and the ...

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Environmentalists say they'll try to sue German, EU authorities over glyphosate - Reuters

PAN in the News - Dec 4, 2017

Reuters

Environmentalists say they'll try to sue German, EU authorities over glyphosate
Reuters
A protestor with make-up depicting a skulls stands under an umbrella during a demonstrate against a five-year extension of the license for weed-killer glyphosate that the European Commission will propose on Monday in Brussels, Belgium, November 27 ...

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Environmentalists say they'll try to sue German, EU authorities over glyphosate - Thomson Reuters Foundation

PAN in the News - Dec 4, 2017

Environmentalists say they'll try to sue German, EU authorities over glyphosate
Thomson Reuters Foundation
VIENNA, Dec 4 (Reuters) - Environmentalist groups said on Monday that Germany and the European Union had broken the rules when assessing the safety of the weed-killer glyphosate and that they would try to bring legal actions against the institutes ...

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Chlorpyrifos Makes California List Of Most Dangerous Chemicals - Capital Public Radio News

PAN in the News - Dec 1, 2017

Capital Public Radio News

Chlorpyrifos Makes California List Of Most Dangerous Chemicals
Capital Public Radio News
The California-based Pesticide Action Network wrote in a statement that the state's Prop 65 designation strengthens the case for a wider chlorpyrifos ban. “The Prop 65 listing affirms what scientists, doctors and communities have been saying for years ...

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CREDO Mobile Announces December Recipients of $150000 Grant - Common Dreams

PAN in the News - Dec 1, 2017

CREDO Mobile Announces December Recipients of $150000 Grant
Common Dreams
Together, we are creating a just, thriving food system to sustain this generation and those to come,” said Kristin Schafer, Executive Director of Pesticide Action Network. “Everything ReThink does is aimed at strengthening the capacity of movements for ...

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