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EPA Denies Petition to Revoke Tolerances and Cancel all Registrations of the Most Widely Used Conventional ... - Lexology (registration)

PAN in the News - May 3, 2017

Lexology (registration)

EPA Denies Petition to Revoke Tolerances and Cancel all Registrations of the Most Widely Used Conventional ...
Lexology (registration)
The EPA issued an order on April 5, 2017, denying a 2007 petition (the “Cancellation Petition”) by the Pesticide Action Network and the Natural Resources Defense Council that sought to revoke all tolerances under section 408(d) of the Federal Food ...

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Answer man: Are pesticides safe to use on fruit and vegetables? The debate continues. - Journal Times

PAN in the News - May 3, 2017

Journal Times

Answer man: Are pesticides safe to use on fruit and vegetables? The debate continues.
Journal Times
In 2007, the Pesticide Action Network North America and the Natural Resources Defense Council petitioned to have it banned in the United States, and on Aug. 10, 2015, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ordered the EPA to respond to the petition. On ...

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Tour the Honey Bee Haven on May 12 - Davis Enterprise

Honey Bee Haven news - May 2, 2017

Tour the Honey Bee Haven on May 12
Davis Enterprise
All are welcome to celebrate National Public Gardens Day at an open house Friday, May 12, at the Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven on the UC Davis campus. The event runs from 5:30 to 7 p.m., with a garden tour at 6 p.m.. The garden is at the Harry H.

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Dow's Lobbying Spending Overshadows Competition - Bloomberg BNA

PAN in the News - Apr 30, 2017

Dow's Lobbying Spending Overshadows Competition
Bloomberg BNA
The green groups have challenged Pruitt's decision in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ( Pesticide Action Network N. Am. v. EPA, 9th Cir., 14-72794, 4/5/17 ). “Dow's lobbying spending aligns to strategic areas of focus for the company ...

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UN: Pesticide marketing “aggressive,” “unethical” - The Community Word (blog)

PAN in the News - Apr 30, 2017

The Community Word (blog)

UN: Pesticide marketing “aggressive,” “unethical”
The Community Word (blog)
Pesticide Action Network set up a drift-catcher machine several years ago on the Poeppel's Stark County farm to measure drift. Results were alarming. During one period, measurable amounts of chlorpyrifos drifted onto the property, most likely from an ...

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SJ County pesticide use highest since 1990s - Stockton Record

PAN in the News - Apr 29, 2017

SJ County pesticide use highest since 1990s
Stockton Record
In a prepared statement, advocacy group Pesticide Action Network called that a “staggering” sum, one which includes the use of some chemicals that are known to cause cancer and have the potential to drift away from fields and toward nearby homes or ...

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