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Pesticide regulation: Precautionary principle or scientific evidence? - FarmingUK

PAN in the News - Nov 22, 2017

FarmingUK

Pesticide regulation: Precautionary principle or scientific evidence?
FarmingUK
First to speak at the event was Sarah Mukherjee, chief executive officer of the Crop Protection Association, who was followed by Nick Mole, policy officer at Pesticide Action Network UK, while Rt Hon Sir Nicholas Soames chaired. Ms Mukherjee kick ...

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One million+ Consumers Call On DOJ To Block Bayer-Monsanto Merger - Los Alamos Daily Post

PAN in the News - Nov 21, 2017

One million+ Consumers Call On DOJ To Block Bayer-Monsanto Merger
Los Alamos Daily Post
Petitions were collected by Action Aid, Avaaz, Center for Food Safety, Clif Bar Family Foundation/Seed Matters, CREDO, Food and Water Watch, Friends of the Earth, Organic Consumers Association, Organic Seed Alliance, Pesticide Action Network North ...

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Number of toxic chemicals on supermarket vegetables has risen 17 fold since the 1960s - Telegraph.co.uk

PAN in the News - Nov 20, 2017

Telegraph.co.uk

Number of toxic chemicals on supermarket vegetables has risen 17 fold since the 1960s
Telegraph.co.uk
Keith Tyrell, spokesman at the Pesticide Action Network UK, said: "There is a huge lack of transparency there and it undermines the public trust in the regulatory system.” “It should be up to the pesticide companies to prove that the pesticide does not ...

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

PAN in the News - Nov 19, 2017

Agri-Pulse

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