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Press Releases

Nov 8, 2018

Rural residents demand relief from brain-damaging pesticide

For Immediate Release: November 9, 2018 Patience wears thin as state legislators join call for immediate ban of chlorpyrifos Sacramento, CA: The fate of a common agricultural pesticide linked to...

Oct 4, 2018

Calls intensify for California regulators to take action on chlorpyrifos

Trump Administration stalls court-ordered ban of brain-harming pesticide For immediate release: October 4, 2018 Sacramento, CA - The U.S. Justice Department has requested a rehearing of a decision by...

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...

Press Statements

Nov 1, 2018

EPA re-approves dicamba, ignores pesticide drift crisis devastating U.S. farmland

For Immediate Release: 1 November 2018 Washington, DC - EPA announced its decision yesterday to...

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...