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Press Releases

Nov 22, 2016

Courts ignore risks of neonic seed coatings, leadership left to states

For Immediate Release: November 22, 2016 San Francisco, CA - Earlier today a federal court determined that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is not required to evaluate and regulate seeds...

Nov 11, 2016

EPA finds widespread risk from neurotoxic pesticide chlorpyrifos while California stalls

  For Immediate Release: November 11, 2016 Sacramento, CA – Yesterday afternoon the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) affirmed earlier scientific findings that the neurotoxic pesticide...

Nov 8, 2016

Cancer-causing and other hazardous pesticides still found at levels of concern in air near schools; underscores need for strong state protections

Teachers, parents and other community members call on the State to revise its pesticide monitoring report to reflect the true health threats near schools and communities Sacramento, CA – Late Friday...

Press Statements

Nov 9, 2016

EPA Rushes to Approve Monsanto’s Herbicide Dicamba for GE Crops

For Immediate Release: November 9, 2016 Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced...

Nov 1, 2016

EPA ignores concerns over pesticide drift, proposes expanded use of Dow’s product

For Immediate Release: November 1st, 2016 Earlier today the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)...

Oct 14, 2016

PAN International to Give Evidence in The Hague at The Monsanto Tribunal and Contribute “State of the Science” on Glyphosate to The Peoples Assembly

October 12th 2016 Between October 14-16th 2016, Monsanto will be put on trial in The Hague for...