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Press Releases

Jul 10, 2018

Groups make final push in court to ban pesticide linked to brain damage in children

EPA must take immediate action to ban chlorpyrifos For Immediate Release — July 9, 2018   SEATTLE, WA—Final arguments challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s refusal to ban a pesticide...

Jun 13, 2018

Hawai‘i does what EPA failed to do: First U.S. ban on chlorpyrifos enacted into law

For immediate release: June 13, 2018 Honolulu, Hawai‘i: Hawai'i made history today when Governor David Ige, watched by representatives of the community from across the islands, signed into law Senate...

May 10, 2018

State agency fails to protect vulnerable communities from pesticide exposure, report finds

Department of Pesticide Regulation receives poor marks in 2nd annual agency assessment For Immediate Release: May 10, 2018 Sacramento, CA: The state agency charged with regulating California’s...

Press Statements

Jul 5, 2018

EPA Administrator Pruitt resigns after months of pressure

For Immediate Release: July 5, 2018   Washington, DC - After months of pressure from PAN supporters...

Jun 21, 2018

Flawed House Farm Bill Still Doesn't Deliver for Country's Most Vulnerable

For Immediate Release: June 21, 2018 Washington, DC - HR 2, the widely criticized House version of...

May 30, 2018

Despite DOJ Approval, Farmers Remain Opposed to Bayer-Monsanto Merger

Washington, DC - Earlier today the U.S. Department of Justice confirmed the merger of Bayer and...