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Jul 16, 2010

State poised to OK supertoxic pesticide

The California Department of Pesticide Regulation has proposed registering methyl iodide as a...

Jul 16, 2010

Pesticide prompts scuffle over safety in Calif.

The California Department of Pesticide Regulation has proposed replacing a popular fumigant with...

Jul 16, 2010

CA May Approve Controversial Pesticide

The State of California is one step closer to using a known carcinogen on strawberry fields. PAN'...

Jul 16, 2010

OpEd :: GE Crops Are Not the Answer

PAN senior scientist Dr. Marcia Ishii-Eiteman joined Dr. Hans Herren in an OpEd contesting the...

Jul 16, 2010

Pesticide Lobbyist Gets Posted as Chief Agricultural Negotiator

Confident after his success with health insurance reform, President Obama exerted his executive...

Jul 16, 2010

Farmers Fighting for Their Health: Taking on Chemical Companies and Transitioning to Sustainable Agriculture

The EPA is currently re-assessing atrazine, which has been found in the drinking water of 33...

Jul 16, 2010

New Report Calls for Atrazine Review

An important new report on atrazine was published yesterday and it’s about time. Pesticide Action...

Jun 18, 2010

The Fight Over Methyl Iodide - Part II

Last week we reported on a controversial pesticide the Schwarzenegger administration plans to...

Jun 11, 2010

The Fight Over Methyl Iodide - Part I

State officials are poised to approve a new chemical for use on strawberry fields. It's called...

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