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Press Releases

Dec 3, 2018

34 years after the Bhopal disaster: We still need a highly hazardous pesticide ban

PAN International For release: December 3rd, 2018 December 3rd 2018, is the 34th anniversary of the Bhopal disaster when a gas tank exploded in a Union Carbide pesticide factory in India, killing...

Nov 19, 2018

Governor’s Committee on Pollinator Protection Releases Groundbreaking Report

Committee calls on Minnesota policymakers to set a national precedent   For immediate release: Monday, November 19, 2018 St. Paul, Minnesota — On Friday, the Minnesota Governor’s Committee on...

Nov 15, 2018

State’s ‘Short-term Fix’ for Brain-Damaging Pesticide Falls Short

Under pressure to ban chlorpyrifos, pesticide regulators recommend inadequate exposure-reduction measures For Immediate Release: November 15, 2018 Sacramento: Under intensifying pressure from a large...

Press Statements

Dec 12, 2018

Final Farm Bill Misses Opportunity to Advance Future of Food & Farming

Washington, DC - Following a swift passage by the Senate (87-13) on Tuesday, the U.S. House (386-47...

Nov 1, 2018

EPA re-approves dicamba, ignores pesticide drift crisis devastating U.S. farmland

For Immediate Release: 1 November 2018 Washington, DC - EPA announced its decision yesterday to...

Aug 10, 2018

Historic victory in Roundup cancer case

Monsanto ordered to pay nearly $300 million for health damages For Immediate Release: August 10,...