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World's herbicides market worth $39.15bn by 2022 - WhaTech

PAN in the News - 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

PAN in the News - 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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Study: neonicotinoid pesticides are killing bees - Deutsche Welle

PAN in the News - 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

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

PAN in the News - 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

PAN in the News - 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

PAN in the News - 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

PAN in the News - 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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Trump's EPA chief met with chemical CEO before dropping pesticide ban: report - The Hill

PAN in the News - 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

PAN in the News - 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

PAN in the News - 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

PAN in the News - 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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EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban - Fox Business

PAN in the News - Jun 27, 2017

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban
Fox Business
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 - News Sentinel

PAN in the News - Jun 27, 2017

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban
News Sentinel
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 - New York Daily News

PAN in the News - Jun 27, 2017

New York Daily News

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban
New York Daily 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. 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 - Minneapolis Star Tribune

PAN in the News - Jun 27, 2017

Minneapolis Star Tribune

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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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French Prime Minister Retains Bee-Toxic Neonicotinoid Pesticide Ban - Beyond Pesticides (press release) (registration) (blog)

PAN in the News - Jun 26, 2017

French Prime Minister Retains Bee-Toxic Neonicotinoid Pesticide Ban
Beyond Pesticides (press release) (registration) (blog)
According to PAN (Pesticide Action Network) Europe, the information provided by Syngenta was not sufficient to improve the risk assessment and the majority of the risks could not be characterized, and EFSA concluded 'high risk cannot be excluded.

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The Dangerous Chemical You May Consume Every Day - Men's Journal

PAN in the News - Jun 26, 2017

Men's Journal

The Dangerous Chemical You May Consume Every Day
Men's Journal
This decision has stoked ire among scientists, medical professionals, environmentalists, and everyday consumers concerned about dangerous chemicals on their dinner tables. In April, NRDC and Pesticide Action Network sued the EPA, asking a U.S. district ...

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