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Seven State Attorneys General Sue US Federal EPA For Public Endangerment - Ecosystem Marketplace

PAN in the News - Jun 6, 2017

Ecosystem Marketplace

Seven State Attorneys General Sue US Federal EPA For Public Endangerment
Ecosystem Marketplace
In 2007, the Natural Resources Defense Council and the Pesticide Action Network North America filed a petition with EPA requesting revocation of chlorpyrifos food tolerances under the Food Act. The groups later had to sue EPA to force action on the ...

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7 states challenge Trump's EPA for ignoring science, failing to ban pesticide linked to brain damage - ThinkProgress

PAN in the News - Jun 6, 2017

ThinkProgress

7 states challenge Trump's EPA for ignoring science, failing to ban pesticide linked to brain damage
ThinkProgress
But the state also uses an estimated 1.3 million pounds of chlorpyrifos every year, the advocacy group Pesticide Action Network said, accounting for 20 percent of the total use nationwide. In a direct appeal filed on the same day, health and labor ...

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Dem states challenge EPA over pesticide decision - The Hill

PAN in the News - Jun 6, 2017

The Hill

Dem states challenge EPA over pesticide decision
The Hill
Earthjustice, the Pesticide Action Network and the Natural Resources Defense Council are also challenging the decision. They had ongoing litigation regarding the pesticide in the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and asked the court to formally ...
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Groups Appeal To EPA Agency's Refusal To Ban Dangerous Pesticide - YubaNet

PAN in the News - Jun 6, 2017

Groups Appeal To EPA Agency's Refusal To Ban Dangerous Pesticide
YubaNet
... GreenLatinos, National Hispanic Medical Association, Pineros y Campesinos Unidos del Noroeste, Learning Disabilities Association of America, California Rural Legal Assistance Foundation, Pesticide Action Network North America and Natural Resources ...

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In California battles over product labels, industry usually wins - San Francisco Chronicle

PAN in the News - Jun 5, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle

In California battles over product labels, industry usually wins
San Francisco Chronicle
Those chemicals have been found in tomato plants, salvias and daisies and remain in the plant long after the initial application, said Paul Towers, organizing director of the Pesticide Action Network, which supported the measure. Labels would help ...

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EFSA holds first meeting of its Stakeholder Forum - satPRnews (press release)

PAN in the News - Jun 1, 2017

EFSA holds first meeting of its Stakeholder Forum
satPRnews (press release)
Results of selection for members of the Stakeholder Bureau are as follows: Consumers (BEUC, Illaria Passarani), NGOs (Pesticide Action Network Europe, Martin Dermine), Farmers and primary producers (COPA-COGECA, Pekka Pesonen), Business and ...

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EFSA holds first meeting of its Stakeholder Forum - MilTech

PAN in the News - Jun 1, 2017

EFSA holds first meeting of its Stakeholder Forum
MilTech
Results of selection for members of the Stakeholder Bureau are as follows: Consumers (BEUC, Illaria Passarani), NGOs (Pesticide Action Network Europe, Martin Dermine), Farmers and primary producers (COPA-COGECA, Pekka Pesonen), Business and ...

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EPA's Pruitt is failing to protect children - Record Bee

PAN in the News - May 31, 2017

EPA's Pruitt is failing to protect children
Record Bee
This governmental action to stop an important protection of our children is unacceptable. The National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Pesticide Action Network (PANN) have filed a lawsuit to request the courts order the EPA resume enforcement ...

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EPA's Pruitt is failing to protect children - Record Bee

PAN in the News - May 31, 2017

EPA's Pruitt is failing to protect children
Record Bee
The National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Pesticide Action Network (PANN) have filed a lawsuit to request the courts order the EPA resume enforcement of the policy and ban chlorpyrifos based on its previous evidence and rulings that the ...

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