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Press Releases

Feb 4, 2016

Television show and body testing confirm children’s exposure to neurotoxic pesticide

Parents cite injustice, call for a ban on widely-used chlorpyrifos FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 4, 2016 Cutler-Orosi, California and Kekaha, Hawai’i – Following a two-hour special that aired on...

Jan 11, 2016

Petitioners grant DNR 30 extra days to make decision on Offutt well permits

Community groups call on agency to conduct rigorous, public environmental review on pine-to-potatoes conversion FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 11, 2016 Contact: Lex Horan, Pesticide Action Network,...

Jan 6, 2016

Beekeepers, Farmers, and Public Interest Groups Sue EPA over Failed Oversight of Neonicotinoid-coated Seeds

Widespread and unregulated use of insecticide threatens bees, birds, livelihoods and ecosystems January 6, 2015 Media contacts: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, 916-216-1082,

Press Statements

Jan 26, 2016

Global Food Movement Stands with Hawai'i

For Immediate Release: January 27, 2016 Contact: Paul Towers,, 916.216.1082...

Jan 6, 2016

EPA assessment ignores threats to bees from pesticide-coated seeds

For Immediate Release: January 6, 2016 Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082,

Dec 3, 2015

New Study on Child-harming Pesticides Should Spur State, National Action

For Immediate Release: December 3, 2015 Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082, A new...