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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...

Apr 29, 2011

Endosulfan to Be Phased Out Globally

Contacts: Medha Chandra, PAN North America (415) 981-6205 x327, mchandra@panna.org Kristin Schafer, PAN North America (408) 836-8189, kristins@panna.org Friday, April 29, 2011 */...

Apr 26, 2011

NGOs Host Endosulfan-free Café for Stockholm Convention Delegates

Contact: Medha Chandra, PAN North America (415) 981-6205 x327, mchandra@panna.org Tuesday, April 26, 2011 */ NGOs Host Endosulfan-free Cafe at Geneva Meeting Health & community...

Apr 21, 2011

World Health Organization IDs Health Harms of DDT for Malaria

Contact: Medha Chandra, PAN North America 415) 981-6205 x327, mchandra@panna.org Thursday, April 21, 2011 WHO Assessment: DDT use for malaria a concern for human health The World Health...

Apr 18, 2011

PAN Int'l Urges Effective, Safe Malaria Control

Contacts: Medha Chandra, PAN North America(415) 981-6205 x327, mchandra@panna.org Karl Tupper, PAN North America(510) 301-9960, karl@panna.org Monday, April 18, 2011 PAN Urges Global Uptake...

Apr 11, 2011

On Healthy Schools Day, Leaders Call for Reduced Pesticide Risk in CA Schools

Contacts: Caroline Cox, Center for Environmental Health(510) 655-3900 x308, caroline@ceh.org Paul S. Towers, Pesticide Watch Education Fund(916) 216-1082, paul@pesticidewatch.org   Monday,...

Mar 22, 2011

As Embattled CA Pesticide Chief Steps Down, Feds Consider Petition to Ban Cancer-Causing Pesticide

Contacts: Tracey Brieger, Californians for Pesticide Reform(415) 215-5473, tracey@pesticidereform.org Greg Loarie, Earthjustice, (510) 550-6700 Paul S. Towers, Pesticide Watch Education Fund(...

Mar 2, 2011

Patagonia Music Collective Project Launches

Wednesday, March 2, 2011 Patagonia Music Collective Project Launches  John Scofield Song, “How Deep”, Will Be Sold via the Patagonia Music Collective with Net Proceeds Going to PAN The...

Jan 20, 2011

Landmark Lawsuit Filed to Protect Hundreds of Rare Species From Pesticides

Contacts: Jeff Miller, Center for Biological Diversity, (510) 499-9185 Heather Pilatic, Pesticide Action Network, (415) 694-8596   Thursday, January 20, 2011 Landmark Lawsuit Filed to...

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