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AP False Report on EPA Head Pruitt Just Latest Example of Media Bias - The New American

Jul 3, 2017

AP False Report on EPA Head Pruitt Just Latest Example of Media Bias
The New American
The Pesticide Action Network North America and Natural Resources Defense Council — both well known environmentalist groups — had brought the petition to the Environmental Protection Agency. The EPA denied the petition, explaining that more study is ...

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EPA Updates Literature Review and FQPA Determination - JD Supra (press release)

Jul 2, 2017

JD Supra (press release)

EPA Updates Literature Review and FQPA Determination
JD Supra (press release)
... EPA Administrator Pruitt issued a decision on March 29, 2017, to deny the petition filed by the Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) requesting that EPA revoke all tolerances and cancel ...

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EPA Updates Literature Review and FQPA Determination - Lexology (registration)

Jul 2, 2017

EPA Updates Literature Review and FQPA Determination
Lexology (registration)
... EPA Administrator Pruitt issued a decision on March 29, 2017, to deny the petition filed by the Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) requesting that EPA revoke all tolerances and cancel ...

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Why honeybees need protection - Stanly News & Press

Jul 1, 2017

Stanly News & Press

Why honeybees need protection
Stanly News & Press
Honeybees flitting from flower to flower is one of the first signs that warm weather has arrived. Honeybees are a welcome presence in the garden, pollenating plants and contributing to local honey supplies.

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EPA Reverses Plan to Ban Toxic Pesticide after Meeting Dow Chemical CEO - Care2.com

Jul 1, 2017

Care2.com

EPA Reverses Plan to Ban Toxic Pesticide after Meeting Dow Chemical CEO
Care2.com
The Natural Resource Defense Council (NRDC), Pesticide Action Network and Earthjustice initiated a lawsuit against the EPA mere days after Pruitt's decision to reverse the ban on chlorpyrifos. Only days ago, Liveris received the 2017 Global Leadership ...
EPA Chief Did Not Meet With Dow Chemical CEO, Contrary to News ReportsWashington Free Beacon
EPA chief met with Dow Chemical CEO before deciding not to ban toxic pesticideLos Angeles Times
Trump's EPA chief met with chemical CEO before dropping pesticide ban: reportThe Hill
Gizmodo -Common Dreams -E&E News
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EPA Chief Did Not Meet With Dow Chemical CEO, Contrary to News Reports - Washington Free Beacon

Jun 30, 2017

The Hill

EPA Chief Did Not Meet With Dow Chemical CEO, Contrary to News Reports
Washington Free Beacon
A petition to ban chlorpyrifos brought forth by Pesticide Action Network (PAN) North America, a group that fights against "corporate greed," and the environmentalist group Natural Resources Defense Council was denied by the EPA on March 29. In denying ...
EPA chief met with Dow Chemical CEO before deciding not to ban toxic pesticideLos Angeles Times
Trump's EPA chief met with chemical CEO before dropping pesticide ban: reportThe Hill
EPA Head Met With CEO of Dow Before Rejecting Ban on Dow's Toxic PesticideGizmodo
The National Law Review -Common Dreams -E&E News -AP News
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World's herbicides market worth $39.15bn by 2022 - WhaTech

Jun 30, 2017

WhaTech

World's herbicides market worth $39.15bn by 2022
WhaTech
The Pesticide Action Network (South America) handles regulatory control in the region. T Herbicide products can be registered with minimum resistance from other regulatory agencies in the South American region. This report includes a study of ...

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The debate rages on: Are neonicotinoid pesticides killing bees? - Deutsche Welle

Jun 30, 2017

Deutsche Welle

The debate rages on: Are neonicotinoid pesticides killing bees?
Deutsche Welle
Insecticides are generally the most toxic pesticides, at least in terms of direct, short-term effects, according to the Pesticide Action Network. Particularly controversial are neonicotinoids, a family of insecticides used to control destructive crop ...
Neonicotinoids linked to bee harm by two studiesRadio New Zealand
Country-specific effects of neonicotinoid pesticides on honey bees and wild bees | ScienceScience

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EPA Chief met with DOW CEO before canceling pesticide ban - The South Florida Times

Jun 29, 2017

The South Florida Times

EPA Chief met with DOW CEO before canceling pesticide ban
The South Florida Times
In October 2015, the Obama administration proposed revoking the pesticide's use in response to a petition from the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America. A risk assessment memo issued in November by nine EPA ...
Trump's EPA chief met with chemical CEO before dropping pesticide ban: reportThe Hill
EPA Head Met With CEO of Dow Before Rejecting Ban on Dow's Toxic PesticideGizmodo
EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Met With Dow CEO Just Before Killing Effort to Ban Toxic PesticideCommon Dreams
HuffPost -United States Environmental Protection Agency
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Study: neonicotinoid pesticides are killing bees - Deutsche Welle

Jun 29, 2017

Deutsche Welle

Study: neonicotinoid pesticides are killing bees
Deutsche Welle
Insecticides are generally the most toxic pesticides, at least in terms of direct, short-term effects, according to the Pesticide Action Network. Particularly controversial are neonicotinoids, a family of insecticides used to control destructive crop ...

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EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Met With Dow CEO Just Before Killing Effort to Ban Toxic Pesticide - Common Dreams

Jun 28, 2017

The Hill

EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Met With Dow CEO Just Before Killing Effort to Ban Toxic Pesticide
Common Dreams
That's just three weeks before he denied a petition from two environmental groups, initiated a decade ago, calling for a total ban on the harmful pesticide—a decision, wrote Kristin Schafer, program and policy director at Pesticide Action Network ...
EPA chief met with Dow Chemical CEO before deciding not to ban ...Los Angeles Times
Trump's EPA chief met with chemical CEO before dropping pesticide ban: reportThe Hill
EPA Head Met With CEO of Dow Before Rejecting Ban on Dow's Toxic PesticideGizmodo
HuffPost -WHSV -Opposing Views
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New guide presents positive impacts of organic cotton - Innovation in Textiles

Jun 28, 2017

Innovation in Textiles

New guide presents positive impacts of organic cotton
Innovation in Textiles
Textile Exchange has released Quick Guide to Organic Cotton, an overview of the positive impacts of organic cotton, including frequently asked questions and ...

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New guide presents positive impacts of organic cotton - Innovation in Textiles

Jun 28, 2017

Innovation in Textiles

New guide presents positive impacts of organic cotton
Innovation in Textiles
Organic cotton is grown without the use of toxic and persistent pesticides or fertilizers while chemical cotton is dependent on both. According to the Pesticide Action Network UK, cotton crops cover 2.4% of the world's cultivated land but use 6% of the ...

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New guide presents positive impacts of organic cotton - Knitting Industry

Jun 28, 2017

Knitting Industry

New guide presents positive impacts of organic cotton
Knitting Industry
Organic cotton is grown without the use of toxic and persistent pesticides or fertilizers while chemical cotton is dependent on both. According to the Pesticide Action Network UK, cotton crops cover 2.4% of the world's cultivated land but use 6% of the ...

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New guide presents positive impacts of organic cotton - Innovation in Textiles

Jun 28, 2017

Innovation in Textiles

New guide presents positive impacts of organic cotton
Innovation in Textiles
Organic cotton is grown without the use of toxic and persistent pesticides or fertilizers while chemical cotton is dependent on both. According to the Pesticide Action Network UK, cotton crops cover 2.4% of the world's cultivated land but use 6% of the ...

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EPA chief Pruitt met with Dow Chemical CEO before decision on pesticide ban - Omaha World-Herald

Jun 27, 2017

Omaha World-Herald

EPA chief Pruitt met with Dow Chemical CEO before decision on pesticide ban
Omaha World-Herald
In October 2015, the Obama administration proposed revoking the pesticide's use in response to a petition from the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America. A risk assessment memo issued in November by nine EPA ...
Trump's EPA chief met with chemical CEO before dropping pesticide ban: reportThe Hill
EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Met With Dow CEO Just Before Killing Effort to Ban Toxic PesticideCommon Dreams
EPA Head Met With CEO of Dow Before Rejecting Ban on Dow's Toxic PesticideGizmodo
HuffPost -Opposing Views -AP News
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Trump's EPA chief met with chemical CEO before dropping pesticide ban: report - The Hill

Jun 27, 2017

The Hill

Trump's EPA chief met with chemical CEO before dropping pesticide ban: report
The Hill
The Pesticide Action Network and the Natural Resource Defense Council both sued the EPA days after Pruitt's decision. “President Trump and his EPA flouted court orders and EPA's scientific findings that chlorpyrifos puts children, farmworkers, their ...

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EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban - The Durango Herald

Jun 27, 2017

The Durango Herald

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban
The Durango Herald
In October 2015, the Obama administration proposed revoking the pesticide's use in response to a petition from the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America. A risk assessment memo issued in November by nine EPA ...

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EPA chief met with Dow Chemical CEO before deciding not to ban toxic pesticide - Los Angeles Times

Jun 27, 2017

Los Angeles Times

EPA chief met with Dow Chemical CEO before deciding not to ban toxic pesticide
Los Angeles Times
In October 2015, the Obama administration proposed revoking the pesticide's use in response to a petition from the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America. A risk assessment memo issued in November by nine EPA ...

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EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban - San Francisco Chronicle

Jun 27, 2017

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban
San Francisco Chronicle
In October 2015, the Obama administration proposed revoking the pesticide's use in response to a petition from the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America. A risk assessment memo issued in November by nine EPA ...

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