Feed aggregator | Pesticide Action Network
Reclaiming the future of food and farming

Feed aggregator

New guide presents positive impacts of organic cotton - Knitting Industry

PAN in the News - Jun 28, 2017

Knitting Industry

New guide presents positive impacts of organic cotton
Knitting Industry
Organic cotton is grown without the use of toxic and persistent pesticides or fertilizers while chemical cotton is dependent on both. According to the Pesticide Action Network UK, cotton crops cover 2.4% of the world's cultivated land but use 6% of the ...

and more »Google News
Categories: PAN in the News

New guide presents positive impacts of organic cotton - Innovation in Textiles

PAN in the News - Jun 28, 2017

Innovation in Textiles

New guide presents positive impacts of organic cotton
Innovation in Textiles
Organic cotton is grown without the use of toxic and persistent pesticides or fertilizers while chemical cotton is dependent on both. According to the Pesticide Action Network UK, cotton crops cover 2.4% of the world's cultivated land but use 6% of the ...

and more »
Categories: PAN in the News

Trump's EPA chief met with chemical CEO before dropping pesticide ban: report - The Hill

PAN in the News - Jun 27, 2017

The Hill

Trump's EPA chief met with chemical CEO before dropping pesticide ban: report
The Hill
The Pesticide Action Network and the Natural Resource Defense Council both sued the EPA days after Pruitt's decision. “President Trump and his EPA flouted court orders and EPA's scientific findings that chlorpyrifos puts children, farmworkers, their ...

and more »
Categories: PAN in the News

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban - The Durango Herald

PAN in the News - Jun 27, 2017

The Durango Herald

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban
The Durango Herald
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. A risk assessment memo issued in November by nine EPA ...

and more »
Categories: PAN in the News

EPA chief met with Dow Chemical CEO before deciding not to ban toxic pesticide - Los Angeles Times

PAN in the News - Jun 27, 2017

Los Angeles Times

EPA chief met with Dow Chemical CEO before deciding not to ban toxic pesticide
Los Angeles 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. A risk assessment memo issued in November by nine EPA ...

and more »
Categories: PAN in the News

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban - San Francisco Chronicle

PAN in the News - Jun 27, 2017

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban
San Francisco Chronicle
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. A risk assessment memo issued in November by nine EPA ...

and more »
Categories: PAN in the News

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban - Fox Business

PAN in the News - Jun 27, 2017

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban
Fox Business
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. A risk assessment memo issued in November by nine EPA ...

and more »
Categories: PAN in the News

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban - News Sentinel

PAN in the News - Jun 27, 2017

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban
News Sentinel
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. A risk assessment memo issued in November by nine EPA ...

Categories: PAN in the News

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban - New York Daily News

PAN in the News - Jun 27, 2017

New York Daily News

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban
New York Daily News
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. A risk assessment memo issued in November by nine EPA ...

and more »
Categories: PAN in the News

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban - Minneapolis Star Tribune

PAN in the News - Jun 27, 2017

Minneapolis Star Tribune

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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. A risk assessment memo issued in November by nine EPA ...

and more »
Categories: PAN in the News

French Prime Minister Retains Bee-Toxic Neonicotinoid Pesticide Ban - Beyond Pesticides (press release) (registration) (blog)

PAN in the News - Jun 26, 2017

French Prime Minister Retains Bee-Toxic Neonicotinoid Pesticide Ban
Beyond Pesticides (press release) (registration) (blog)
According to PAN (Pesticide Action Network) Europe, the information provided by Syngenta was not sufficient to improve the risk assessment and the majority of the risks could not be characterized, and EFSA concluded 'high risk cannot be excluded.

Categories: PAN in the News

The Dangerous Chemical You May Consume Every Day - Men's Journal

PAN in the News - Jun 26, 2017

Men's Journal

The Dangerous Chemical You May Consume Every Day
Men's Journal
This decision has stoked ire among scientists, medical professionals, environmentalists, and everyday consumers concerned about dangerous chemicals on their dinner tables. In April, NRDC and Pesticide Action Network sued the EPA, asking a U.S. district ...

Categories: PAN in the News

Spotlight: Make Peoria a bee haven - Peoria Journal Star

PAN in the News - Jun 23, 2017

Peoria Journal Star

Spotlight: Make Peoria a bee haven
Peoria Journal Star
Do your own research at websites such as Beyond Pesticides, Pesticide Action Network, and the Pollinator Partnership. Beneficial pollinators are what make this world flourish with foods and flowers of every color. What would the world be without ...

Categories: PAN in the News

What You Wear Matters! Quick Guide to Organic Cotton - CSRwire.com (press release)

PAN in the News - Jun 23, 2017

CSRwire.com (press release)

What You Wear Matters! Quick Guide to Organic Cotton
CSRwire.com (press release)
According to the Pesticide Action Network UK, “cotton crops cover 2.4% of the world's cultivated land but use 6% of the world's pesticides, more than any other single major crop.” There is an overwhelming body of research showing higher incidents of ...

Categories: PAN in the News

Pages