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960 faces repeal - Thegardenisland.com

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Thegardenisland.com

960 faces repeal
Thegardenisland.com
A separate appeal to defend Ordinance 960 has also been filed in the appellate court by Earthjustice and the Center for Food Safety on behalf of Ka Makani Hoopono, Center for Food Safety, Pesticide Action Network North America and the Surfrider ...

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More Toxic Breed Of GE Crops Get Approved - Live Trading News

Oct 31, 2014

Live Trading News

More Toxic Breed Of GE Crops Get Approved
Live Trading News
As noted by Pesticide Action Network: “USDA predicts 2,4-D use in corn and soybean production to increase between 500 percent and 1,400 percent over the course of nine years, depending on farmers' practices and changes in Dow's share of corn and ...

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More Than a Million People Ask Lowe's to Stop Selling Bee-killing Pesticides - eNews Park Forest

Oct 30, 2014

More Than a Million People Ask Lowe's to Stop Selling Bee-killing Pesticides
eNews Park Forest
... for Food Safety, Ecology Center, Environment Texas, Friends of the Earth Canada, Food and Water Watch, GMO Inside, Maryland Pesticide Network, Mercola.com, Organic Consumers Association, Pesticide Action Network North America, Pollinator Project, ...

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A donation-with-purchase might not be the best way to support a charity - ConsumerReports.org

Oct 30, 2014

A donation-with-purchase might not be the best way to support a charity
ConsumerReports.org
The end of the year—which accounts for, on average, 41 percent of Americans' charitable giving—is often a prime time for cause-related marketing: when companies push items with the promise that part of the purchase price will go to a nonprofit. Also ...

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A donation-with-purchase might not be the best way to support a charity - ConsumerReports.org

Oct 30, 2014

A donation-with-purchase might not be the best way to support a charity
ConsumerReports.org
The end of the year—which accounts for, on average, 41 percent of Americans' charitable giving—is often a prime time for cause-related marketing: when companies push items with the promise that part of the purchase price will go to a nonprofit. Also ...

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Pesticide ban on the table as state studies options to help bees - Rick Kupchella's BringMeTheNews

Oct 28, 2014

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Pesticide ban on the table as state studies options to help bees
Rick Kupchella's BringMeTheNews
As Minnesota embarks on a study of a popular class of pesticides some studies have linked to bee deaths, the Agriculture Department says options under consideration will include banning the chemicals. A draft document spelling out the parameters of the ...
State raises possibility of banning neonicotinoidsMinneapolis Star Tribune

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State raises possibility of banning neonicotinoids - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Oct 28, 2014

Minneapolis Star Tribune

State raises possibility of banning neonicotinoids
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Lex Horan, a Minneapolis-based organizer for Pesticide Action Network of North America, said a suspension, restriction or ban in Minnesota is plausible if the state conducts a careful study of neonicotinoids and their effects on pollinators and other ...
Pesticide ban on the table as state studies options to help beesRick Kupchella's BringMeTheNews

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White House Delays Government-wide Action on Pollinators, Cites Chemical ... - eNews Park Forest

Oct 28, 2014

eNews Park Forest

White House Delays Government-wide Action on Pollinators, Cites Chemical ...
eNews Park Forest
U.S. beekeepers, Beyond Pesticides, Center for Food Safety, and Pesticide Action Network North America are engaged in pending litigation against EPA's failure to protect pollinators from dangerous neonicotinoids. The new guidelines from CEQ are the ...

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Fries to be protested at McDonald's - Manitou Messenger

Oct 28, 2014

Fries to be protested at McDonald's
Manitou Messenger
In 2000, two organizations, White Earth Pesticide Action Network (WEPAN) and Minnesotans for Pesticide Awareness, teamed up to attempt to get McDonald's to reduce its use of harmful pesticides. They published a report that outlined the pesticide and ...

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Advisory: Demonstrations by Friends of the Earth to call on Lowe's to stop ... - ECO/Huff Strategy (press release)

Oct 27, 2014

Advisory: Demonstrations by Friends of the Earth to call on Lowe's to stop ...
ECO/Huff Strategy (press release)
Participating Organizations: Friends of the Earth Canada, Friends of the Earth US, Sum of Us, Beyond Pesticides, Save Our Environment, Pesticide Action Network, Bee Safe Neighborhoods, Maryland Pesticide Network, Beyond Toxics, American Bird ...

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Advisory: Demonstrations by Friends of the Earth to call on Lowe's to stop ... - ECO/Huff Strategy (press release)

Oct 27, 2014

Advisory: Demonstrations by Friends of the Earth to call on Lowe's to stop ...
ECO/Huff Strategy (press release)
Participating Organizations: Friends of the Earth Canada, Friends of the Earth US, Sum of Us, Beyond Pesticides, Save Our Environment, Pesticide Action Network, Bee Safe Neighborhoods, Maryland Pesticide Network, Beyond Toxics, American Bird ...

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Critics of Dow herbicide sue US EPA over approval - WTAQ

Oct 27, 2014

WTAQ

Critics of Dow herbicide sue US EPA over approval
WTAQ
... for Food Safety and by Earthjustice, a nonprofit environmental law firm, on behalf of Beyond Pesticides, Center for Biological Diversity, the Environmental Working Group, the National Family Farm Coalition, and Pesticide Action Network North America.

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Critics of Dow herbicide sue US EPA over approval - WKZO

Oct 27, 2014

WKZO

Critics of Dow herbicide sue US EPA over approval
WKZO
... for Food Safety and by Earthjustice, a nonprofit environmental law firm, on behalf of Beyond Pesticides, Center for Biological Diversity, the Environmental Working Group, the National Family Farm Coalition, and Pesticide Action Network North America.

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Critics of Dow herbicide sue US EPA over approval - WHBL Sheboygan

Oct 27, 2014

WHBL Sheboygan

Critics of Dow herbicide sue US EPA over approval
WHBL Sheboygan
... for Food Safety and by Earthjustice, a nonprofit environmental law firm, on behalf of Beyond Pesticides, Center for Biological Diversity, the Environmental Working Group, the National Family Farm Coalition, and Pesticide Action Network North America.

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Critics of Dow herbicide sue US EPA over approval - KFGO

Oct 27, 2014

KFGO

Critics of Dow herbicide sue US EPA over approval
KFGO
... for Food Safety and by Earthjustice, a nonprofit environmental law firm, on behalf of Beyond Pesticides, Center for Biological Diversity, the Environmental Working Group, the National Family Farm Coalition, and Pesticide Action Network North America.

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SGS Informs on Maximum Residue Limits - Manage the Risk of Food Pesticide ... - PR.com (press release)

Oct 26, 2014

SGS Informs on Maximum Residue Limits - Manage the Risk of Food Pesticide ...
PR.com (press release)
During the last decade pesticide residues have seemingly 'more than doubled' according to the Pesticide Action Network UK report (http://www.pan-uk.org/news/nearly-two-thirds-of-the-bread-you-eat-contains-pesticides-residues) into analysis of UK ...

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Green groups sue EPA over Dow herbicide - Axis of Logic

Oct 24, 2014

Axis of Logic

Green groups sue EPA over Dow herbicide
Axis of Logic
"Rural communities rely on EPA to take its job seriously—to fully consider potential health impacts before introducing new products or allowing a dramatic increase in use of a hazardous and volatile chemical like 2,4-D," said Pesticide Action Network ...

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Activists to challenge EPA approval of new herbicide - Summit County Citizens Voice

Oct 24, 2014

Summit County Citizens Voice

Activists to challenge EPA approval of new herbicide
Summit County Citizens Voice
... Earthjustice in the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on behalf of Beyond Pesticides, the Center for Biological Diversity, Center for Food Safety, Environmental Working Group, the National Family Farm Coalition and Pesticide Action Network North ...

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Critics of Dow herbicide ingredient sue US EPA over approval - Yahoo News

Oct 24, 2014

KRCU

Critics of Dow herbicide ingredient sue US EPA over approval
Yahoo News
... for Food Safety and by Earthjustice, a nonprofit environmental law firm, on behalf of Beyond Pesticides, Center for Biological Diversity, the Environmental Working Group, the National Family Farm Coalition, and Pesticide Action Network North America.
Activists to challenge EPA approval of new herbicideSummit County Citizens Voice
Farmers and Environmental Groups to Challenge EPA over Herbicide ApprovaleNews Park Forest

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CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Critics of Dow herbicide sue US EPA over approval - Reuters

Oct 23, 2014

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Critics of Dow herbicide sue US EPA over approval
Reuters
... by the Center for Food Safety and by Earthjustice, a nonprofit environmental law firm, on behalf of Beyond Pesticides, Center for Biological Diversity, the Environmental Working Group, the National Family Farm Coalition, and Pesticide Action ...

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