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Press Releases

Apr 9, 2019

More than 300 Groups Urge Congress to Make Food and Agriculture Central to the Climate Crisis and Green New Deal Debate

America’s farmers, ranchers, fishers and workers who feed the nation must be at the center of this policy agenda WASHINGTON, D.C. – A coalition of more than 300 groups today sent a letter to Congress...

Mar 28, 2019

Sen. Udall, Senate Leaders Introduce Bill to Ban Chlorpyrifos Nationwide

Legislation endorsed by Pesticide Action Network, organization fighting chlorpyrifos in the courts For Immediate Release: March 28, 2019 Washington, D.C. – A day after President Trump’s EPA once...

Mar 26, 2019

Pesticide Action Network Calls for Legally Binding Treaty for Highly Hazardous Pesticides

For release: March 26, 2019 On the eve of the upcoming 3rd Open Ended Working Group of the Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM), PAN redoubles its call for a global...

Press Statements

Mar 28, 2019

Monsanto ordered to pay nearly $80 million for health damages

For Immediate Release: March 28, 2019 San Francisco, CA - In an historic ruling in a United States...

Feb 21, 2019

California Chlorpyrifos Bill Introduced In State Legislature

For Immediate Release: 22 February 2019 Sacramento, CA — California State Senator Maria Elena...

Feb 5, 2019

Toxic Insecticide Metabolites Found in Drinking Water

Iowa City, IA — Scientists from the U.S. Geological Service have published findings that two...