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Press Releases

Sep 13, 2018

Over 60 Local Officials Call on the Farm Bill Conference Committee to Reject Local Pesticide Preemption

House proposal would wipe out communities’ power to prohibit pesticides FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, September 13, 2018          WASHINGTON, DC – Today, over 60 local officials from across the...

Aug 9, 2018

Court Slams EPA Failure To Protect Children And Farmworkers From Toxic Pesticide

Victory: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ordered to ban chlorpyrifos within 60 days For immediate release: August 9, 2018 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency must ban a widely used...

Jul 30, 2018

State finds widespread risk from brain-harming pesticide

Nerve agent chlorpyrifos is a Toxic Air Contaminant that threatens agricultural communities and harms children’s developing brains, state scientists agree. For Immediate Release: July 30, 2018...

Press Statements

Aug 10, 2018

Historic victory in Roundup cancer case

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

Aug 9, 2018

Court Reinstates EPA Ban on Brain-Harming Pesticide

For Immediate Release: August 9, 2018 Seattle, WA - In a decision released this morning, the 9th...

Aug 7, 2018

High Levels of Brain-Harming Pesticide Chlorpyrifos Detected in Minnesota Waterways

Controversial insecticide already being banned in other states For Immediate Release: August 7,...