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Court Rules Case Seeking Common-sense Measures to Protect Rare Wildlife From Pesticides Can Proceed - Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Feb 2, 2017

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Court Rules Case Seeking Common-sense Measures to Protect Rare Wildlife From Pesticides Can Proceed
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals' reversal of a lower court decision held that the Center for Biological Diversity and Pesticide Action Network North America can challenge the EPA's longstanding failure to assess the likely harms of pesticides known to ...
Florida Congressman Drafts Bill To 'Completely Abolish' The EPAHuffington Post
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As Trump's EPA Takes Shape, Here's Your Pesticide Cheat Sheet - Civil Eats

Feb 2, 2017

Civil Eats

As Trump's EPA Takes Shape, Here's Your Pesticide Cheat Sheet
Civil Eats
What's next: The EPA is due to finalize this decision by March 31, 2017—a court-ordered deadline resulting from litigation by NRDC and Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA). But especially with new leadership on the way at the agency, PANNA's ...

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Groups Sue California Department of Pesticide Regulation - Capital Public Radio News

Feb 2, 2017

Capital Public Radio News

Groups Sue California Department of Pesticide Regulation
Capital Public Radio News
It also said the new rules allow growers to tackle agricultural pests while remaining protective of public health. Californians for Pesticide Reform, and the Pesticide Action Network are the other plaintiffs in the case. The lawsuit was filed in the ...

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Local farmworker sues over new pesticide rules - Ventura County Star

Feb 1, 2017

Ventura County Star

Local farmworker sues over new pesticide rules
Ventura County Star
Besides Vasquez, other plaintiffs are Californians for Pesticide Reform and Pesticide Action Network North America. The suit was filed in Alameda County Superior Court because one of the attorneys is based in Berkeley. The plaintiffs can file in a ...
Activists sue Department of Pesticide RegulationRegister Pajaronian

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Activists sue Department of Pesticide Regulation - Register Pajaronian

Feb 1, 2017

Activists sue Department of Pesticide Regulation
Register Pajaronian
OAKLAND — Attorneys representing a Ventura County farmworker and environmental justice groups filed a lawsuit against the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) Tuesday morning, alleging that the California state agency did not do enough ...

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Activists sue Department of Pesticide Regulation - Register Pajaronian

Feb 1, 2017

Ventura County Star

Activists sue Department of Pesticide Regulation
Register Pajaronian
OAKLAND — Attorneys representing a Ventura County farmworker and environmental justice groups filed a lawsuit against the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) Tuesday morning, alleging that the California state agency did not do enough ...
Local farmworker sues over new pesticide rulesVentura County Star

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This award-winning app from Indonesia is a must-download for kids - Rappler

Feb 1, 2017

Rappler

This award-winning app from Indonesia is a must-download for kids
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While pesticides are a million-dollar industry in Indonesia, with the market reaching Rp 6 trillion in 2012, several studies have pointed to the environmental damage that pesticides can cause. According to the Pesticide Action Network of the UK ...

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Department of Pesticide Regulation sued over cancer-causing fumigant - Bay Area Indymedia

Jan 31, 2017

Bay Area Indymedia

Department of Pesticide Regulation sued over cancer-causing fumigant
Bay Area Indymedia
Headquartered in California, Pesticide Action Network (PAN) North America is one of five regional centers worldwide that represents a coalition of 600 public interest organizations in more than 90 countries. PAN challenges the global proliferation of ...

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Groups Sue California Department of Pesticide Regulation - Capital Public Radio News

Jan 31, 2017

Groups Sue California Department of Pesticide Regulation
Capital Public Radio News
It also said the new rules allow growers to tackle agricultural pests while remaining protective of public health. Californians for Pesticide Reform, and the Pesticide Action Network are the other plaintiffs in the case. The lawsuit was filed in the ...

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Sustainable cotton ranking expands global reach | Apparel Industry ... - just-style.com (subscription)

Jan 31, 2017

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Sustainable cotton ranking expands global reach | Apparel Industry ...
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The second edition of a ranking which scores companies on their policy, traceability and uptake of sustainable cotton, is to expand this year including ...
Sustainable cotton scoring system to expand | Materials ...Ecotextile News (subscription)

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Sustainable cotton scoring system to expand - Ecotextile News (subscription)

Jan 31, 2017

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Sustainable cotton scoring system to expand
Ecotextile News (subscription)
AMSTERDAM - A ranking system which scores apparel brands and other organisations on their use of sustainable cotton will expand for 2017. Pesticide Action Network (PAN) UK, Solidaridad and WWF have released the list of companies that will be ...

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Sustainable cotton scoring system to expand - Ecotextile News (subscription)

Jan 31, 2017

Ecotextile News (subscription)

Sustainable cotton scoring system to expand
Ecotextile News (subscription)
AMSTERDAM - A ranking system which scores apparel brands and other organisations on their use of sustainable cotton will expand for 2017. Pesticide Action Network (PAN) UK, Solidaridad and WWF have released the list of companies that will be ...

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South Africa: Debate Over Glyphosate Rages in South Africa - AllAfrica.com

Jan 30, 2017

South Africa: Debate Over Glyphosate Rages in South Africa
AllAfrica.com
The African Center for Biodiversity has joined the UK's Pesticide Action Network, Canada's Biotechnology Action Network and the international Friends of the Earth organization to oppose the use of glyphosate. According to them, glyphosate causes ...

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