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Police issue public safety warning after 100kg of strawberries coated in poison are stolen in massive fruit heist - The Independent

PAN in the News - Jul 6, 2017

The Independent

Police issue public safety warning after 100kg of strawberries coated in poison are stolen in massive fruit heist
The Independent
... on agricultural chemicals expressed surprise that fully grown strawberries were still contaminated with a potentially harmful chemical substance. Keith Tyrell, of the activist group Pesticide Action Network, said the chemical was likely to be a ...

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States join fight over EPA chief's decision not to ban pesticide that can harm children's brains - Los Angeles Times

PAN in the News - Jul 6, 2017

Los Angeles Times

States join fight over EPA chief's decision not to ban pesticide that can harm children's brains
Los Angeles Times
But a coalition of advocacy groups including the Natural Resources Defense Council and the Pesticide Action Network said those proposals don't go far enough and filed a federal lawsuit seeking a national ban on the pesticide. In October 2015, the Obama ...

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AG Ferguson to EPA: Stop ignoring science about potentially harmful pesticide - Access Washington

PAN in the News - Jul 6, 2017

AG Ferguson to EPA: Stop ignoring science about potentially harmful pesticide
Access Washington
Due to these safety concerns, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Pesticide Action Network of North America (PANNA) filed a petition with the EPA requesting the agency revoke the use of chlorpyrifos in 2007. More than eight years later ...

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States sue over EPA's decision to keep pesticide on market - STLtoday.com

PAN in the News - Jul 6, 2017

STLtoday.com

States sue over EPA's decision to keep pesticide on market
STLtoday.com
But a coalition of advocacy groups including the Natural Resources Defense Council and the Pesticide Action Network said those proposals don't go far enough and filed a federal lawsuit seeking a national ban on the pesticide. In October 2015, the Obama ...

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States Sue Over EPA's Decision to Keep Pesticide on Market - U.S. News & World Report

PAN in the News - Jul 6, 2017

U.S. News & World Report

States Sue Over EPA's Decision to Keep Pesticide on Market
U.S. News & World Report
But a coalition of advocacy groups including the Natural Resources Defense Council and the Pesticide Action Network said those proposals don't go far enough and filed a federal lawsuit seeking a national ban on the pesticide. In October 2015, the Obama ...

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States sue over EPA's decision to keep pesticide on market - ABC News

PAN in the News - Jul 6, 2017

States sue over EPA's decision to keep pesticide on market
ABC News
But a coalition of advocacy groups including the Natural Resources Defense Council and the Pesticide Action Network said those proposals don't go far enough and filed a federal lawsuit seeking a national ban on the pesticide. In October 2015, the Obama ...
AG Ferguson to EPA: Stop ignoring science about potentially harmful pesticideAccess Washington

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What's Happening YOLO! - Daily Democrat

Honey Bee Haven news - Jul 5, 2017

What's Happening YOLO!
Daily Democrat
Saturday, July 15: 10 a.m. There will be a “Pollinator to Plate Open House” at the Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven of UC Davis until 2 p.m. Enjoy educational displays and tasting in our food garden and learn about the role of pollinators in producing this ...

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What's Happening YOLO! - Daily Democrat

Honey Bee Haven news - Jul 5, 2017

What's Happening YOLO!
Daily Democrat
Saturday, July 15: 10 a.m. There will be a “Pollinator to Plate Open House” at the Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven of UC Davis until 2 p.m. Enjoy educational displays and tasting in our food garden and learn about the role of pollinators in producing this ...

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What's Happening YOLO! - Daily Democrat

Honey Bee Haven news - Jul 4, 2017

What's Happening YOLO!
Daily Democrat
Saturday, July 15: 10 a.m. There will be a “Pollinator to Plate Open House” at the Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven of UC Davis until 2 p.m. Enjoy educational displays and tasting in our food garden and learn about the role of pollinators in producing this ...

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What's Happening YOLO! - Daily Democrat

Honey Bee Haven news - Jul 4, 2017

What's Happening YOLO!
Daily Democrat
Saturday, July 15: 10 a.m. There will be a “Pollinator to Plate Open House” at the Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven of UC Davis until 2 p.m. Enjoy educational displays and tasting in our food garden and learn about the role of pollinators in producing this ...

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Three top reasons to support organic cotton - just-style.com (subscription)

PAN in the News - Jul 4, 2017

Three top reasons to support organic cotton
just-style.com (subscription)
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 ...

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AP False Report on EPA Head Pruitt Just Latest Example of Media Bias - The New American

PAN in the News - Jul 3, 2017

AP False Report on EPA Head Pruitt Just Latest Example of Media Bias
The New American
The Pesticide Action Network North America and Natural Resources Defense Council — both well known environmentalist groups — had brought the petition to the Environmental Protection Agency. The EPA denied the petition, explaining that more study is ...

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EPA Updates Literature Review and FQPA Determination - JD Supra (press release)

PAN in the News - Jul 2, 2017

JD Supra (press release)

EPA Updates Literature Review and FQPA Determination
JD Supra (press release)
... EPA Administrator Pruitt issued a decision on March 29, 2017, to deny the petition filed by the Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) requesting that EPA revoke all tolerances and cancel ...

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EPA Updates Literature Review and FQPA Determination - Lexology (registration)

PAN in the News - Jul 2, 2017

EPA Updates Literature Review and FQPA Determination
Lexology (registration)
... EPA Administrator Pruitt issued a decision on March 29, 2017, to deny the petition filed by the Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) requesting that EPA revoke all tolerances and cancel ...

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Why honeybees need protection - Stanly News & Press

PAN in the News - Jul 1, 2017

Stanly News & Press

Why honeybees need protection
Stanly News & Press
Honeybees flitting from flower to flower is one of the first signs that warm weather has arrived. Honeybees are a welcome presence in the garden, pollenating plants and contributing to local honey supplies.

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EPA Reverses Plan to Ban Toxic Pesticide after Meeting Dow Chemical CEO - Care2.com

PAN in the News - Jul 1, 2017

Care2.com

EPA Reverses Plan to Ban Toxic Pesticide after Meeting Dow Chemical CEO
Care2.com
The Natural Resource Defense Council (NRDC), Pesticide Action Network and Earthjustice initiated a lawsuit against the EPA mere days after Pruitt's decision to reverse the ban on chlorpyrifos. Only days ago, Liveris received the 2017 Global Leadership ...
EPA Chief Did Not Meet With Dow Chemical CEO, Contrary to News ReportsWashington Free Beacon
EPA chief met with Dow Chemical CEO before deciding not to ban toxic pesticideLos Angeles Times
Trump's EPA chief met with chemical CEO before dropping pesticide ban: reportThe Hill
Gizmodo -Common Dreams -E&E News
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EPA Chief Did Not Meet With Dow Chemical CEO, Contrary to News Reports - Washington Free Beacon

PAN in the News - Jun 30, 2017

The Hill

EPA Chief Did Not Meet With Dow Chemical CEO, Contrary to News Reports
Washington Free Beacon
A petition to ban chlorpyrifos brought forth by Pesticide Action Network (PAN) North America, a group that fights against "corporate greed," and the environmentalist group Natural Resources Defense Council was denied by the EPA on March 29. In denying ...
EPA chief met with Dow Chemical CEO before deciding not to ban toxic pesticideLos Angeles Times
Trump's EPA chief met with chemical CEO before dropping pesticide ban: reportThe Hill
EPA Head Met With CEO of Dow Before Rejecting Ban on Dow's Toxic PesticideGizmodo
The National Law Review -Common Dreams -E&E News -AP News
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World's herbicides market worth $39.15bn by 2022 - WhaTech

PAN in the News - Jun 30, 2017

WhaTech

World's herbicides market worth $39.15bn by 2022
WhaTech
The Pesticide Action Network (South America) handles regulatory control in the region. T Herbicide products can be registered with minimum resistance from other regulatory agencies in the South American region. This report includes a study of ...

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The debate rages on: Are neonicotinoid pesticides killing bees? - Deutsche Welle

PAN in the News - Jun 30, 2017

Deutsche Welle

The debate rages on: Are neonicotinoid pesticides killing bees?
Deutsche Welle
Insecticides are generally the most toxic pesticides, at least in terms of direct, short-term effects, according to the Pesticide Action Network. Particularly controversial are neonicotinoids, a family of insecticides used to control destructive crop ...
Neonicotinoids linked to bee harm by two studiesRadio New Zealand
Country-specific effects of neonicotinoid pesticides on honey bees and wild bees | ScienceScience

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