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Press Releases

Jul 18, 2017

Court Declines Request To Have EPA Decide On Chlorpyrifos Ban Petition

Groups will still push EPA to listen to its own scientists and permanently ban chlorpyrifos San Francisco — July 18, 2017 Today, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals declined to direct the U.S....

Jul 12, 2017

Farmworker communities call on California to ban brain-harming pesticide chlorpyrifos

Residents converge on Sacramento to deliver over 100,000 petition signatures demanding state action after U.S. EPA failed to implement a ban For Immediate Release: July 12, 2017 Sacramento, CA –...

Jun 14, 2017

Trump EPA Faces Lawsuit For Delaying Protections From Most Toxic Pesticides

Delays threatens the life of workers and average Americans For Immediate Release—June 14, 2017 Farmworker and health organizations represented by Earthjustice and Farmworker Justice filed suit ...

Press Statements

Jul 5, 2017

PAN North America Announces Farmer as New Board Chair

For Immediate Release: July 5th, 2017 Atlantic, Iowa - Pesticide Action Network (PAN) North America...

Jun 27, 2017

Pesticide incident sends 18 farmworkers to hospital

Advocates press for better notification & protections For Immediate Release: June 27, 2017...

Jun 6, 2017

California’s Attorney General Asks EPA to Ban Brain-Harming Pesticide

Agricultural communities urge state to take immediate action to protect children, farmworkers and...