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Sep 10, 2014

New Lawsuit Urges EPA to (Finally) Ban Neurotoxic Pesticide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press contact: Kimiko Martinez, NRDC, (310) 434-2344, kmartinez@nrdc.org Kari Birdseye, Earthjustice, (415) 217-2098, kbirdseye@earthjustice.org Paul Towers, PAN North...

Aug 27, 2014

Children’s Health Advocates Push for Better Protections from Pesticides as Children Head Back to School

For Immediate Release: August 27, 2014 Contacts: Paul Towers, PAN, 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org   Children’s Health Advocates Push for Better Protections from Pesticides as Children Head Back to...

Aug 19, 2014

More Than 200,000 People Call for Stronger Workplace Protections for Farmworkers

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, August 19, 2014 Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, (916) 588-3100, ptowers@panna.org Jessica Felix-Romero, Farmworker Justice, (202) 800-2524, jromero@...

Jul 15, 2014

United Nations holds global corporations accountable for global human rights violations

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network North America, 916-588-3100, ptowers@panna.org Sarojeni Rengam, Executive Director, Pesticide Action Network Asia & the Pacific: 604-6570271 or 604-...

Jul 8, 2014

Groups Challenge California’s Approval of Bee-Killing Pesticides

NEWS RELEASE:  Tuesday, July 8, 2014 Contact:  Greg Loarie, Earthjustice, (415) 217-2000 Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, (916) 216-1082 Abigail Seiler, Center for Food Safety, (202) 547-...

Jun 23, 2014

Scientists Release Landmark “Worldwide Assessment” of Bee-Harming Pesticides, Call for Global Action

PRESS RELEASE                                                Pesticide Action Network: Paul Towers 916-216-1082 Center for Food Safety: Abigail Seiler 202-547-9359 Beyond Pesticides: Jay Feldman...

Jun 5, 2014

Groups launch new international effort to protect children from “Terrible Twenty” pesticides

For Immediate Release: June 5, 2014 Contacts: Paul Towers, PANNA, 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org Shila Kaur, PAN AP, shila.kaur@panap.net Groups launch new international effort to protect...

Jun 5, 2014

Call to Action: Make the Planet a Safer Place

For Immediate Release: June 5, 2014 Contacts: Paul Towers, PAN North America, 916-216-1082; ptowers@panna.org Carina Weber, Director PAN Germany, Tel: +49-40-399 19 10-23; carina.weber@pan-germany....

Jun 3, 2014

“Decoder ring for food” documents pesticides on common foods

For Immediate Release: June 3, 2014 Contact: Paul Towers, PAN, 916-216-1082 “Decoder ring for food” documents pesticides on common foods WhatsOnMyFood.org now includes baby food for first time in...

May 29, 2014

GMO Labeling: Near Miss in California Senate

For Immediate Release: May 29, 2014 Contacts: Stacy Malkan, 510-542-9224 Paul Towers, 916-216-1082 GMO Labeling: Near Miss in California Senate California’s SB 1381 (Evans) to label genetically...

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