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Oct 14, 2011

1st Coastal, Strawberry Application of Methyl Iodide Approved

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org October 14, 2011 1st Coastal, Strawberry Application of Methyl Iodide Approved Santa Barbara County ag...

Oct 5, 2011

Toxic Brain Chemical Must Be Banned: Health Professionals Demand EPA Take Action

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Networkptowers@panna.org, 916-216-1082 (cell) October 5, 2011 Toxic Brain Chemical Must Be Banned: Health Professionals Demand EPA Take Action Children...

Sep 23, 2011

Organic Farmers Call for Clear Rules to “Spur Innovation”

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Networkptowers@panna.org, 916-216-1082 (cell) September 23, 2011 Organic Farmers Call for Clear Rules to “Spur Innovation Farmers urge federal...

Aug 25, 2011

New Documents Show Science Ignored in Approval of Cancer-Causing Strawberry Pesticide

Contacts: Greg Loarie, Earthjustice gloarie@earthjustice.org, 510-550-6700 Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network ptowers@panna.org, 916-216-1082See below for Spanish language interviews...

Aug 4, 2011

Syngenta Submits Corporate Science in Final Hours of Atrazine Review

Contacts: Kathryn Gilje Co-director, Pesticide Action Network415.235.9437 June 16, 2011 Syngenta Submits Corporate Science  in Final Hours of Atrazine Review New science confirms...

Jun 16, 2011

130+ Groups Call on EPA for Stronger Pesticide Protections

Contacts: Heather Pilatic, Pesticide Action Network, (415) 694-8596 Jeff Miller, Center for Biological Diversity, (415) 669-7357 June 16, 2011 Alliance Calls for Stronger Measures to...

Jun 7, 2011

Central Valley Leaders Protest Methyl Iodide in Fresno

Contacts: Tracey Brieger, Californians for Pesticide Reform, 415-215-5473 Heather Pilatic, Pesticide Action Network, 415-694-8596 June 2, 2011   Fresno & San Joaquin Leaders Urge Ag...

May 19, 2011

Tens of Thousands Call for White House Action on Cancer-Causing Chemicals

Contact: Heather Pilatic, PAN North America (415) 694-8596, heather@panna.org Thursday, May 19, 2011 */ Public Health Groups Deliver Over 70,000 Signatures Calling for a "National Cancer...

May 13, 2011

200,000+ to EPA: Keep Science & Strawberries Safe from Chemical Industry Influence

For immediate release: May 13, 2011   CONTACTS: Kathryn Gilje, Pesticide Action Network North America, cell 415-235-9437 Paul Towers, Pesticide Watch Education...

May 11, 2011

160+ Groups Urge USDA and DOJ to Issue Action Plan on Consolidation in Agriculture and Food Industries

For More Information, Contact: Marcia Ishii-Eiteman, Pesticide Action Network: 415-981-6205 x.325 Kathy Ozer, National Family Farm Coalition: 202-543-5675 Debbie Grunbaum, WhyHunger: 212...

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