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Dec 6, 2010

State approves pesticide despite cancer warning

Over objections from its own scientific advisers, the Schwarzenegger administration yesterday...

Dec 6, 2010

Editorial: Inexplicably, state approves new pesticide

Why replace one toxic, ozone-depleting pesticide with another chemical that while not as damaging...

Dec 6, 2010

Calif approves use of pesticide linked to cancer

California regulators approved a pesticide Wednesday for use by fruit and vegetable growers...

Nov 30, 2010

Groups urge new California gov to reject pesticide

A coalition of environmental and farmworker groups urged Gov.-elect Jerry Brown to stop...

Oct 12, 2010

LETTER: Science backs push against atrazine

Environmental Protection Agency scientists recently met in Washington, D.C., to review the latest...

Sep 15, 2010

Methyl Iodide Study Raises Concerns

This fall, California regulators are considering whether to approve the controversial pesticide...

Sep 13, 2010

Calif. pesticide opponents deploy Florida report

Tests found dangerous levels of the compound iodide in groundwater near where an agricultural...

Aug 26, 2010

Enviro Groups Cheer as Scientist Bombards Agribusiness With Profane E-Mails

It sounds like fodder for a PR flap that might benefit the leading producer of the controversial...

Aug 18, 2010

Toxic Pesticide Banned after Decades of Use

A farm chemical with an infamous history – causing the worst known outbreak of pesticide...

Aug 9, 2010

Feinstein calls for EPA to reconsider pesticide

California Sen. Dianne Feinstein has asked the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to reconsider...