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Nov 11, 2010

New website links “Grassroots Science” to online activism

November 11, 2010 Contact: Heather Pilatic, Communications Director Pesticide Action Network North America, cell: 415.694.8596   New website links “Grassroots Science...

Oct 13, 2010

Chemical Threat: Groups Call for Pesticide Ban

October 13, 2010 Contact: Carol Dansereau, Farm Worker Pesticide Project, 206-729-0498; Stephenie Hendricks, 415-258-9151, Ana Duncan...

Sep 13, 2010

Florida Evidence Shows Groundwater Contamination by Methyl Iodide

For immediate release September 13, 2010   Contacts: Paul Towers, Pesticide Watch Email:, Cell: 916-216-1082 Tracey Brieger, Californians for Pesticide Reform...

Aug 6, 2010

Senator Feinstein urges U.S. EPA to reconsider strawberry pesticide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TUESDAY, AUGUST 6, 2010 Contacts: Kathryn Gilje, Pesticide Action Network North America Email:, Cell: 415-235-9437 Paul Towers, Pesticide Watch Email:...

Jul 22, 2010

Groups Seeking Ban on Toxic Pesticide Go To Federal Court

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TUESDAY, JULY 22, 2010 For more information, contact: Kevin Regan, Earthjustice, (206) 343-7340 ext. 21 Kathleen Sutcliffe, Earthjustice, (202) 667-4500, ext. 235,...

Jun 24, 2010

International study documents pesticide health harms

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE THURSDAY, JUNE 24, 2010 CONTACTS: Dr. Abou Thiam, PAN, +( 33)626 295 635 Ms. Sarojeni Rengam, PAN Asia and Pacificsarojeni.rengam@panap....

Jun 22, 2010

Report documents on-the-ground dangers of methyl iodide-type fumigant pesticides

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TUESDAY, JUNE 22, 2010 For more information, contact: Kristin Schafer, 408-836-8189 (cell) Karl Tupper, 510-301-9960 (cell)    Report documents on-the-ground...

Jun 17, 2010

Scientists testify to the dangers of methyl iodide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 17, 2010 Contacts: Kathryn Gilje, Pesticide Action Network North America, Email:, Cell: 415.235.9437 Paul Towers, Pesticide Watch, Email:...

Jun 9, 2010

End game for endosulfan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contacts: Karl Tupper, PANNA, 415-981-6205, ext 314 Kristin Schafer, PANNA, 408-836-8189 (cell)   End Game for Endosulfan Environmental health and farmworker...

May 17, 2010

Study links common pesticides on food to ADHD in kids

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, May 17, 2010 Contact: Heather Pilatic, Pesticide Action Network, 415-694-8596     Study links common pesticides on food to ADHD in kids Exposure is...