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Press Releases

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...

May 2, 2018

Hawaiʻi Poised to Ban Neurotoxic Pesticide

For Immediate Release: May 2, 2018 Honolulu, Hawaiʻi - Late yesterday, the Hawaiʻi legislature passed a bill that would ban chlorpyrifos, a neurotoxic pesticide known to harm children’s developing...

Press Statements

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...

May 18, 2018

Flawed House Farm Bill Fails

For Immediate Release: May 18, 2018 Washington, DC - HR 2, the House version of the 2018 Farm Bill...

Apr 25, 2018

World Malaria Day: Integrated Vector Management for Malaria Control

For Immediate Release: April 25, 2018 On World Malaria Day Pesticide Action Network stands with...