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Despite Significant Harm to Children's Brains, EPA Won't Ban This Potent Insecticide - KCET

PAN in the News - Apr 7, 2017

KCET

Despite Significant Harm to Children's Brains, EPA Won't Ban This Potent Insecticide
KCET
... rescinding its own scientists' finding that this pesticide is toxic to children,” said Miriam Rotkin-Ellman, a senior scientist at the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), which is challenging Pruitt's order with co-plaintiff Pesticide Action ...
Environmental Groups Seek Reversal of EPA Chlorpyrifos Decision ...KTIC
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Chlorpyrifos fight not over yet - FeedstuffsFeedstuffs
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The Real Lowdown: The Trump and Congressional Republican Assault on Our Environment, Vol. 7 - Natural Resources Defense Council

PAN in the News - Apr 7, 2017

Natural Resources Defense Council

The Real Lowdown: The Trump and Congressional Republican Assault on Our Environment, Vol. 7
Natural Resources Defense Council
Also on April 5, NRDC and the Pesticide Action Network went to court against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for refusing to proceed with its ban of chlorpyrifos—a pesticide linked to learning disabilities in children. EPA Administrator Scott ...

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Ag & Energy Report 4.7.17 - MyArkLaMiss (press release) (blog)

PAN in the News - Apr 7, 2017

MyArkLaMiss (press release) (blog)

Ag & Energy Report 4.7.17
MyArkLaMiss (press release) (blog)
The Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network are suing for not prohibiting a pesticide that the Obama Administration had been on track to ban. They say the science is clear that this chemical is dangerous, especially to children.

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Chlorpyrifos fight not over yet - Feedstuffs

PAN in the News - Apr 6, 2017

Feedstuffs

Chlorpyrifos fight not over yet
Feedstuffs
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Pesticide Action Network (PAN) are unhappy with the Environmental Protection Agency's recent decision to allow the continued use of chlorpyrifos. In litigation filed Wednesday, the groups claim that ...

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Legal fight resumes over chlorpyrifos ban - AgraNet (subscription)

PAN in the News - Apr 6, 2017

Legal fight resumes over chlorpyrifos ban
AgraNet (subscription)
A week after the Trump administration abandoned an EPA plan to ban chlorpyrifos, environmentalists have asked the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit to force the agency to follow through on its original pledge to revoke food tolerances for the ...

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Environmental Groups Seek Reversal of EPA Chlorpyrifos Decision - KTIC

PAN in the News - Apr 6, 2017

Feedstuffs

Environmental Groups Seek Reversal of EPA Chlorpyrifos Decision
KTIC
On April 4, Earthjustice, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Pesticide Action Network (PAN) — some of the same groups behind the initial proposal to ban chlorpyrifos — filed an appeal with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth ...
Chlorpyrifos fight not over yetFeedstuffs

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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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