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Jan 27, 2014

Groups to California officials: Protect kids from brain toxin

For Immediate ReleaseMonday, January 27th, 2014 Media Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network: 916-216-1082; ptowers@panna.org Groups to California officials: Protect kids from brain toxin...

Jan 3, 2014

USDA’s Green Light for Pesticide-Promoting, Genetically-Engineered (GE) Corn Opposed by Farmers, Scientists and Public Interest Groups

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network: 916-216-1082; ptowers@panna.org Patty Lovera, Food & Water Watch: 202-683-2465; plovera@fwwatch.org USDA’s Green...

Dec 11, 2013

Hold the Big 6 accountable

Contacts: National contact: Devika Ghai, Pesticide Action Network North America, 415 728 0169, devika@panna.org Alaska contact: Heather McCausland, Alaska Community Action on Toxics, (907) 355-0446...

Dec 1, 2013

Broad Coalition is Building Buzz to Raise Awareness of Pollinator Declines

Abigail Seiler, CFS, 443-854-4368 Paul Towers, PAN, 916-216-1082 Jay Feldman, Beyond Pesticides, 202-543-5450 Broad Coalition is Building Buzz to Raise Awareness of Pollinator Declines 60+ Groups...

Oct 17, 2013

Hundreds of Thousands Reject World Food Prize Sham

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network: ptowers@panna.org, 916-216-1082   Hundreds of Thousands Reject World Food Prize Sham Public outraged as chemical companies Monsanto and Syngenta...

Sep 23, 2013

State Pesticide Approval Process Flawed, Report Finds

For immediate release: September 23, 2013 Contacts: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network: ptowers@panna.org, 916-216-1082 Tracey Brieger, Californians for Pesticide Reform: tracey@...

Aug 28, 2013

Scientists Say Officials Ignored Science of Pesticide Linked to Cancer

For immediate release: August 28, 2013Contact: Paul Towers, PAN, 916-216-1082 Sarah Aird, CPR, 415-971-4401 Scientists Say Officials Ignored Science of Pesticide Linked to CancerAdvocates deliver...

Aug 14, 2013

Bee Die-Offs: New tests find bee-killing pesticides in 'bee-friendly' plants from garden centers nationwide

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network North America: 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 14, 2013 Bee Die-Offs: New tests find bee-killing pesticides in 'bee-...

Jul 24, 2013

Advocates Challenge EPA's Continuing Failure to Protect Children and Families from Hazardous Pesticide Drift

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network North America: 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 24, 2013 Advocates Challenge EPA's Continuing Failure to Protect Children...

Jul 15, 2013

Farmworkers Come to Capitol Hill Seeking Safeguards

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network North America: 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 15, 2013 Farmworkers Come to Capitol Hill Seeking Safeguards Farmworkers...

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