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Petitioners: Chemical harms children's brains - KSAT San Antonio

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

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

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

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

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

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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EPA reverses course on safety of pesticide used on crops - Huntington Herald Dispatch

Mar 30, 2017

EPA reverses course on safety of pesticide used on crops
Huntington Herald Dispatch
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. EPA's subsequent findings relied on three, peer-reviewed ...

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EPA's Scott Pruitt denies petition to ban pesticide that harms children's brains - Raw Story

Mar 30, 2017

Raw Story

EPA's Scott Pruitt denies petition to ban pesticide that harms children's brains
Raw Story
During the Barack Obama administration, the EPA proposed to revoke all uses of the pesticide on food after a petition from the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America. Recently, more than 63,000 people signed a ...

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EPA reverses course on safety of pesticide used on crops - Journal Times

Mar 30, 2017

EPA reverses course on safety of pesticide used on crops
Journal 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. EPA's subsequent findings relied on three, peer-reviewed ...

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Federal agency refuses to ban pesticide used on crops - Yakima Herald-Republic

Mar 30, 2017

Federal agency refuses to ban pesticide used on crops
Yakima Herald-Republic
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's administration denied a petition by environmental groups that sought to ban a common pesticide used on citrus fruits, apples, cherries and other crops, reversing a push by the Obama administration to revoke ...

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EPA Reverses Move to Ban Chlorpyrifos - Agriculture.com

Mar 30, 2017

Chicago Tribune

EPA Reverses Move to Ban Chlorpyrifos
Agriculture.com
... scientists that all exposures to chlorpyrifos on foods, in drinking water, and from pesticide drift into schools, homes, and playgrounds are unsafe,” added Kristin Schafer, policy director for Pesticide Action Network in the Pesticide Action ...
Trump administration reverses course on nerve-agent pesticideChicago Tribune
EPA reverses course on safety of pesticide used on cropsWMC Action News 5
EPA Rejects Own Science to Greenlight Brain-Damaging PesticideCommon Dreams
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Trump administration reverses course on nerve-agent pesticide - Chicago Tribune

Mar 30, 2017

Chicago Tribune

Trump administration reverses course on nerve-agent pesticide
Chicago Tribune
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 ...
EPA Reverses Move to Ban ChlorpyrifosAgriculture.com
Obama's EPA wanted to ban this dangerous pesticide. Trump's EPA is embracing it.The Week Magazine
EPA reverses course on safety of pesticide used on cropsWMC Action News 5
CBS San Francisco Bay Area -Common Dreams -US EPA -New York Times
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Trump administration reverses course on nerve-agent pesticide - Los Angeles Times

Mar 30, 2017

Los Angeles Times

Trump administration reverses course on nerve-agent pesticide
Los Angeles Times
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 ...
Trump EPA declines to ban pesticide that Obama had proposed outlawingWashington Post
EPA Denies Petition to Ban Pesticide Used on CropsNew York Times
EPA Chief Scraps Scheduled Ban of Pesticide That Harms Kids' BrainsEnvironmental Working Group

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Federal agency refuses to ban pesticide used on crops - WMC Action News 5

Mar 30, 2017

Federal agency refuses to ban pesticide used on crops
WMC Action News 5
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. The EPA said then that its analysis didn't suggest risks ...

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Federal agency refuses to ban pesticide used on crops - News Sentinel

Mar 30, 2017

Federal agency refuses to ban pesticide used on crops
News Sentinel
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's administration denied a petition by environmental groups that sought to ban a common pesticide used on citrus fruits, apples, cherries and other crops, reversing a push by the Obama administration to revoke all ...

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1 dead and two injured in crash near Wasco - Bakersfield Now

Mar 29, 2017

Bakersfield Now

1 dead and two injured in crash near Wasco
Bakersfield Now
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. The EPA said then that its analysis didn't suggest risks ...

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EPA refuses to ban controversial pesticide popular in California - The Mercury News

Mar 29, 2017

The Mercury News

EPA refuses to ban controversial pesticide popular in California
The Mercury News
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. The EPA said then that its analysis didn't suggest risks ...

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EPA denies petition to ban pesticide used on crops | KBAK - Bakersfield Now

Mar 29, 2017

EPA denies petition to ban pesticide used on crops | KBAK
Bakersfield Now
The Trump Administration on Wednesday denied a petition by environmental groups that sought to ban a common pesticide used on citrus fruits, apples, ...

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EPA denies petition to ban pesticide used on crops - FederalNewsRadio.com

Mar 29, 2017

EPA denies petition to ban pesticide used on crops
FederalNewsRadio.com
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. The EPA said then that its analysis didn't suggest risks ...

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Bakersfield Fire Department vehicle re-certified as hazardous material resource - Bakersfield Now

Mar 29, 2017

Bakersfield Now

Bakersfield Fire Department vehicle re-certified as hazardous material resource
Bakersfield Now
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. The EPA said then that its analysis didn't suggest risks ...

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