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'Trams only for heritage zone' - The Star Online

PAN in the News - May 5, 2016

The Star Online

'Trams only for heritage zone'
The Star Online
The 15 NGOs included Penang Forum, Penang Heritage Trust, Aliran, Sahabat Alam Malaysia, Consumers Association of Penang, Malaysian Nature Society, Women's Centre for Change, Ombak Arts Studio, Pesticide Action Network Asia & Pacific and ...

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'Organic' in our country means unsafe | Bangkok Post: opinion - Bangkok Post

PAN in the News - May 4, 2016

Bangkok Post

'Organic' in our country means unsafe | Bangkok Post: opinion
Bangkok Post
The release of the findings Wednesday by Thai-PAN or the Thailand Pesticide Action Network which randomly collected and sent to labs samples of veggies from our markets -- many are ingredients for our popular dishes such as Chinese lettuce, kale ...

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Possible Clean Water Act violations - Thegardenisland.com

PAN in the News - May 4, 2016

Possible Clean Water Act violations
Thegardenisland.com
According to a news release, sent to The Garden Island Newspaper Tuesday, Earthjustice has sent notice of intent to sue to the state agency on Tuesday on behalf of community groups Na Kia'i Kai, Surfrider Foundation, and Pesticide Action Network.

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If a Weed Killer Might Cause Cancer, Should It Be Banned? - TakePart

PAN in the News - May 3, 2016

TakePart

If a Weed Killer Might Cause Cancer, Should It Be Banned?
TakePart
... increased use of pesticides that the broad adoption of GMO crops has engendered—“Those things seem sort of out there and are not personally connected,” said Paul Towers, the organizing and media director at Pesticide Action Network North America.

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EPA Delays Ban on Use of Deadly Pesticide - India West (blog)

PAN in the News - May 3, 2016

India West (blog)

EPA Delays Ban on Use of Deadly Pesticide
India West (blog)
There is “lots of evidence” of “inappropriate industry influence” of pesticide companies on regulatory agencies when it comes to making decisions to restrict pesticide use, said Margaret Reeves, a senior scientist with the Pesticide Action Network of ...

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Bees and Stars for National Public Gardens Day - UC Davis

Honey Bee Haven news - May 2, 2016

Bees and Stars for National Public Gardens Day
UC Davis
So, you have to work this Friday (May 6), National Public Gardens Day? Not to worry. Come celebrate after work at two free events: an open house at the Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven, followed by “Stargazing in the White Flower Garden,” in the arboretum.

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Bees: What's all the buzz about? - Park Rapids Enterprise

PAN in the News - Apr 29, 2016

Bees: What's all the buzz about?
Park Rapids Enterprise
Such losses are unprecedented, according to the Pesticide Action Network, more than double than what is considered normal. Bees are frequently exposed to a “chemical cocktail” of pesticides used in homes and gardens and public lands. But the largest ...

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Earth Day celebrated around the valley - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

PAN in the News - Apr 27, 2016

Earth Day celebrated around the valley
Idaho Mountain Express and Guide
The Pesticide Action Network, the Environmental Resource Center, Rocky Mountain Seed Alliance, Edible Gardens by Design, Idaho's Bounty Cooperative, the Wood River Farmer's Market, the Local Food Alliance and The Hunger Coalition also shared ...

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