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No sign yet of agreement on moving Senate PRIA bill - Agri-Pulse

PAN in the News - Nov 19, 2017

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No sign yet of agreement on moving Senate PRIA bill
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The Pesticide Action Network and Natural Resources Defense Council, joined by 10 farmworker groups, filed 46 pages of objections to the petition denial, arguing that EPA's decision to leave chlorpyrifos tolerances in place until 2022 violates the ...

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What Is Pesticide Drift — and Why Is It So Dangerous? - The Revelator

PAN in the News - Nov 17, 2017

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What Is Pesticide Drift — and Why Is It So Dangerous?
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One of these types of drift is fairly simple to explain: A pesticide is applied in sprayed liquid form and is then picked up by the wind. “That's when droplets get blown off target,” says Emily Marquez, staff scientist with Pesticide Action Network ...

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