Pesticide Action Network News, Spring 2011

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This Spring 2011 issue of PAN’s member newsletter celebrates a major victory: the neurotoxic insecticide endosulfan was listed for global phaseout under the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants! PAN and our allies fought 17 years to get highly hazardous pesticide like endosulfan banned — it marks our 10th victory under the “POPs treaty”. We also report that over 1 million people have joined the campaign to save honey bees. Read on…