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'Aggressive' firms peddling myth pesticides are needed to feed world condemned by UN - The Independent

PAN in the News - Mar 7, 2017

The Independent

'Aggressive' firms peddling myth pesticides are needed to feed world condemned by UN
The Independent
Nick Mole, policy officer at Pesticide Action Network UK, welcomed the findings, saying they counter the "myth" propagated by the industry. “It backs up everything that we have been saying for the past 30 years. The industry is causing great harm to ...

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I cittadini europei ancora senza protezione dai cocktail di pesticidi. Pesticide Action Network Europe contro le inerzie ... - ilfattoalimentare.it

PAN in the News - Mar 6, 2017

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I cittadini europei ancora senza protezione dai cocktail di pesticidi. Pesticide Action Network Europe contro le inerzie ...
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L'Autorità europea per la sicurezza alimentare (Efsa) si dovrebbe vergognare, sostiene Pesticide Action Network Europe (PAN Europe), perché negli ultimi dodici anni non è riuscita a difendere i cittadini dai rischi delle miscele di pesticidi negli ...

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EPA poised to challenge 'politics driven' farm chemical regulations - Genetic Literacy Project

PAN in the News - Mar 3, 2017

Genetic Literacy Project

EPA poised to challenge 'politics driven' farm chemical regulations
Genetic Literacy Project
…The Natural Resources Defense Council, Pesticide Action Network and other anti-pesticide groups have waged war on chlorpyrifos for 20 years. Finally, they persuaded the notoriously NGO-friendly, San Francisco-based U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth ...

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NGO-driven EPA regulations based on bad science need reform - The Hill (blog)

PAN in the News - Mar 1, 2017

The Hill (blog)

NGO-driven EPA regulations based on bad science need reform
The Hill (blog)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), the Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and other anti-pesticide groups have waged war on chlorpyrifos for 20 years. Finally, they persuaded the notoriously NGO-friendly, San Francisco-based ...
Why the People Who Grow Your Food Are Worried About Scott PruittYES! Magazine

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NGO-driven EPA regulations based on bad science need reform - The Hill (blog)

PAN in the News - Mar 1, 2017

The Hill (blog)

NGO-driven EPA regulations based on bad science need reform
The Hill (blog)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), the Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and other anti-pesticide groups have waged war on chlorpyrifos for 20 years. Finally, they persuaded the notoriously NGO-friendly, San Francisco-based ...
Why the People Who Grow Your Food Are Worried About Scott PruittYES! Magazine

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Public Interest Groups, Farmers File Lawsuit Challenging Monsanto's Toxic Pesticides - AlterNet

PAN in the News - Mar 1, 2017

AlterNet

Public Interest Groups, Farmers File Lawsuit Challenging Monsanto's Toxic Pesticides
AlterNet
The plaintiff organizations bringing the lawsuit are National Family Farm Coalition, Pesticide Action Network, Center for Food Safety, and Center for Biological Diversity, represented jointly by legal counsel from Earthjustice and Center for Food Safety.

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Policies must be aimed at building capacity of soils, not promoting agrochemicals: experts - Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog)

PAN in the News - Feb 28, 2017

Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog)

Policies must be aimed at building capacity of soils, not promoting agrochemicals: experts
Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog)
Speaking about soil contamination due to pesticide, Dileep Kumar from Pesticide Action Network harped on the fact that out of the 40 pesticides recommended by the government, 26 are highly hazardous. Raining a concern over the fact that only one per ...

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Nanny State of the Week: Pesticide regulation full of bugs - Watchdog.org

PAN in the News - Feb 27, 2017

Watchdog.org

Nanny State of the Week: Pesticide regulation full of bugs
Watchdog.org
New pesticide regulations that have gone into effect in California may have been pushed through illegally, a result of overeager nannies who wanted to get the rules in place without the proper procedure because the public outcry would have defeated them.

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Message to John Beddington and the Oxford Martin Commission: A System of Food and Agriculture Should Serve the ... - RINF Alternative News

PAN in the News - Feb 26, 2017

Message to John Beddington and the Oxford Martin Commission: A System of Food and Agriculture Should Serve the ...
RINF Alternative News
The Pesticide Action Network just last week released a statement saying that Europeans are consuming dozens of pesticides on a daily basis and that there has been 12 years of inaction and failure in the EU's attempts to reduce pesticide levels in food.

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A System of Food and Agriculture Should Serve the Public, Not Corporate Interests - Center for Research on Globalization

PAN in the News - Feb 25, 2017

Center for Research on Globalization

A System of Food and Agriculture Should Serve the Public, Not Corporate Interests
Center for Research on Globalization
The Pesticide Action Network just last week released a statement saying that Europeans are consuming dozens of pesticides on a daily basis and that there has been 12 years of inaction and failure in the EU's attempts to reduce pesticide levels in food.

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