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Amazon picks off NFL Thursday Night from Twitter - The Boston Globe

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

The Boston Globe

Amazon picks off NFL Thursday Night from Twitter
The Boston Globe
The EPA had been under a court order to respond by the end of March to a 10-year-old petition to ban the chemical, originally filed in 2007 by the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network. The most recent EPA analysis concluded ...

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Greens Renew Fight Over Pesticide After EPA Reversal - Courthouse News Service

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

Greens Renew Fight Over Pesticide After EPA Reversal
Courthouse News Service
The Pesticide Action Network and the Natural Resources Defense Council want the panel to force the EPA to revoke the registration of the pesticide chlorpyrifos, which the groups say harms childhood development. “It's outrageous the EPA continues to ...

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Overnight Energy: Groups sue to force EPA to regulate pesticide - The Hill

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

The Hill

Overnight Energy: Groups sue to force EPA to regulate pesticide
The Hill
EPA SUED OVER PESTICIDE DECISION: Two groups sued the Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday over its decision not to ban a pesticide last week. The Pesticide Action Network and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) on ...

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Groups sue EPA for not banning pesticide - The Hill

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

The Hill

Groups sue EPA for not banning pesticide
The Hill
Two groups have sued the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) over its decision not to ban a pesticide linked to nervous system and brain disorders. The Pesticide Action Network and the Natural Resource Defense Council on Wednesday asked a federal ...
PAN Takes EPA Back to Court Over Brain-Harming PesticideCommon Dreams
Lawsuit Seeks EPA Action to Protect Kids from PesticideNatural Resources Defense Council
Environmental groups sue EPA's Pruitt for stopping Obama's pesticide banWashington Examiner
ThinkProgress -The Guardian -Sacramento Bee
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Environmental groups challenge Trump over nervous system toxin used on California crops - Fresno Bee

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

Fresno Bee

Environmental groups challenge Trump over nervous system toxin used on California crops
Fresno Bee
The Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network filed a court motion demanding that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ban the pesticide known as chlorpyrifos, which is used in almond and pistachio orchards, orange groves and ...

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Environmental groups challenge Trump over nervous system toxin used on California crops - Sacramento Bee

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

Sacramento Bee

Environmental groups challenge Trump over nervous system toxin used on California crops
Sacramento Bee
The Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network filed a court motion demanding that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ban the pesticide known as chlorpyrifos, which is used in almond and pistachio orchards, orange groves and ...

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Spurned by EPA, groups take chlorpyrifos fight to court - E&E News

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

E&E News

Spurned by EPA, groups take chlorpyrifos fight to court
E&E News
The groups, Pesticide Action Network North America and the Natural Resources Defense Council, petitioned EPA in 2007 to ban the pesticide. It has been banned indoors since 2000 but is commonly used in agriculture. More than half the apples grown in the ...

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Spurned by EPA, groups take chlorpyrifos fight to court - E&E News

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

Spurned by EPA, groups take chlorpyrifos fight to court
E&E News
The groups, Pesticide Action Network North America and the Natural Resources Defense Council, petitioned EPA in 2007 to ban the pesticide. It has been banned indoors since 2000 but is commonly used in agriculture. More than half the apples grown in the ...

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PAN Takes EPA Back to Court Over Brain-Harming Pesticide - Common Dreams

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

The Hill

PAN Takes EPA Back to Court Over Brain-Harming Pesticide
Common Dreams
Today, Pesticide Action Network (PAN) and partners are taking the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) back to court over the widely-used pesticide chlorpyrifos. Last week, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt announced that the agency was reversing ...
Groups sue EPA for not banning pesticideThe Hill
Advocacy Groups Ask for Ban on Common PesticideNew York Times
Environmental Groups Sue EPA to Force Ban of Pesticide Linked to AutismThe Intercept
VICE News -Natural Resources Defense Council -Wisconsin Gazette -US EPA
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PAN Takes EPA Back to Court Over Brain-Harming Pesticide - Common Dreams

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

Washington Examiner

PAN Takes EPA Back to Court Over Brain-Harming Pesticide
Common Dreams
Today, Pesticide Action Network (PAN) and partners are taking the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) back to court over the widely-used pesticide chlorpyrifos. Last week, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt announced that the agency was reversing ...
Lawsuit Seeks EPA Action to Protect Kids from PesticideNatural Resources Defense Council
Environmental groups sue EPA's Pruitt for stopping Obama's pesticide banWashington Examiner
Environmentalists sue EPA for reversing Obama-era move to ban pesticideThe Guardian
Genetic Literacy Project
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Groups appeal after EPA refuses to ban pesticide linked to brain damage - Wisconsin Gazette

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

Groups appeal after EPA refuses to ban pesticide linked to brain damage
Wisconsin Gazette
Environmental groups are asking a federal appeals court to order the Environmental Protection Agency to permanently ban chlorpyrifos, a pesticide linked to many health hazards, particularly to children's brains. The groups, Pesticide Action Network and ...

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Lawsuit Seeks EPA Action to Protect Kids from Pesticide - Natural Resources Defense Council

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

The Guardian

Lawsuit Seeks EPA Action to Protect Kids from Pesticide
Natural Resources Defense Council
Toxic pesticide residues on food, unsafe drinking water, and contaminated air cannot be allowed to threaten children's health. NRDC and partners (Pesticide Action Network and Earthjustice) are taking EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt to court for failing ...
Environmentalists sue EPA for reversing Obama-era move to ban pesticideThe Guardian
Was the EPA right not to ban the crop pesticide chlorpyrifos?Genetic Literacy Project
Farm groups celebrate EPA's chlorpyrifos decisionFarms.com

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NRDC Takes Trump Administration To Court Over Refusal to Ban Pesticide Linked to Learning Disabilities in Children - Natural Resources Defense Council

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

NRDC Takes Trump Administration To Court Over Refusal to Ban Pesticide Linked to Learning Disabilities in Children
Natural Resources Defense Council
... to evade a federal court order by refusing to proceed with its proposed ban of chlorpyrifos—a pesticide linked to learning disabilities in children—according to litigation filed today by the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action ...

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Was the EPA right not to ban the crop pesticide chlorpyrifos? - Genetic Literacy Project

PAN in the News - Apr 5, 2017

Genetic Literacy Project

Was the EPA right not to ban the crop pesticide chlorpyrifos?
Genetic Literacy Project
Sharply contrasting reactions have greeted the Environmental Protection Agency's recent decision to deny a petition seeking to permanently ban chlorpyrifos, a widely used farming pesticide. Some critics have characterized the decision by the EPAs new ...
Farm groups celebrate EPA's chlorpyrifos decisionFarms.com

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Farm groups celebrate EPA's chlorpyrifos decision - Farms.com

PAN in the News - Apr 4, 2017

Farm groups celebrate EPA's chlorpyrifos decision
Farms.com
In October 2015, under President Obama, the EPA proposed to revoke food residue tolerances for the pesticide after a petition from the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America. And, in November 2016, the EPA ...

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Scott Pruitt Blocks Scheduled Ban On Pesticide Despite EPA's Evidence It Damages Kids' Brains - IFLScience

PAN in the News - Apr 3, 2017

IFLScience

Scott Pruitt Blocks Scheduled Ban On Pesticide Despite EPA's Evidence It Damages Kids' Brains
IFLScience
Pruitt vetoed the ban – which had been a decade in the making after petitions from the Natural Resources Defence Council and Pesticide Action Network started back in 2007 – at the “eleventh hour” after the EPA itself proposed the ban based on its own ...
Federal agency refuses to ban pesticide used on cropsThe South Florida Times

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Federal agency refuses to ban pesticide used on crops - The South Florida Times

PAN in the News - Apr 3, 2017

The South Florida Times

Federal agency refuses to ban pesticide used on crops
The South Florida 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. The EPA said then that its analysis didn't suggest risks ...

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US: Industry welcomes EPA's decision on HLB-fighting insecticide - Fresh Fruit Portal

PAN in the News - Apr 2, 2017

Fresh Fruit Portal

US: Industry welcomes EPA's decision on HLB-fighting insecticide
Fresh Fruit Portal
The EPA said that in October 2015 it had proposed to revoke all food residue tolerances for chlorpyrifos, an active ingredient in insecticides, in response to a petition from the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America.

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Crete Cook Cultivates Sustainable Sanctuaries - Food Tank (blog)

PAN in the News - Apr 2, 2017

Food Tank (blog)

Crete Cook Cultivates Sustainable Sanctuaries
Food Tank (blog)
This includes the amazing teachers in our CCS Network, Peliti.gr, your Food Tank, Seed Freedom Movement, Pesticide Action Network, Center for Responsible Technology, Environmental Working Group, Food Democracy, Moms Across America, and many ...

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EPA Reverses Course and Allows Continued Use of Highly Neurotoxic Pesticide, Chlorpyrifos - Beyond Pesticides (press release) (registration) (blog)

PAN in the News - Apr 1, 2017

Beyond Pesticides (press release) (registration) (blog)

EPA Reverses Course and Allows Continued Use of Highly Neurotoxic Pesticide, Chlorpyrifos
Beyond Pesticides (press release) (registration) (blog)
This decision stemmed from a petition and lawsuit filed by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) ten years ago, calling for EPA to revoke all chlorpyrifos tolerances and cancel all registrations.

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