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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

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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

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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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EPA denies ban of widely-used pesticide - KMAland

PAN in the News - Apr 1, 2017

KMAland

EPA denies ban of widely-used pesticide
KMAland
In October 2015, under the Obama Administration, EPA proposed to revoke all food residue tolerances for Chlorpyrifos. This proposal was issued in response to a petition from the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network. Towers the ...
Petitioners: Chemical harms children's brainsKSAT San Antonio
Trump administration reverses course on nerve-agent pesticideChicago Tribune
EPA Reverses Move to Ban ChlorpyrifosAgriculture.com
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