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Press Releases

Apr 21, 2017

Pesticide Use Up Sharply in California Agriculture

For Immediate Release: April 21, 2017 Sacramento, CA: According to pesticide use data just released by the California Department of Pesticide Regulation, use of hazardous agricultural pesticides in...

Apr 5, 2017

Groups appeal EPA’s refusal to ban major pesticide linked to brain damage in children

For Immediate Release—April 5, 2017 Environmental health groups ask court to order EPA to take immediate action to ban chlorpyrifos San Francisco—Today, Earthjustice representing Pesticide Action...

Mar 31, 2017

As Trump’s EPA ignores its own science, farmworker communities call on California to ban brain-harming pesticide chlorpyrifos

For Immediate Release: March 31, 2017 Chavez Day events highlight the long struggle to end widespread use of a chemical linked to autism and IQ loss Sacramento, CA – In the aftermath of the U.S....

Press Statements

Apr 5, 2017

PAN takes EPA back to court over brain-harming pesticide

Today, Pesticide Action Network (PAN) and partners took the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (...

Mar 29, 2017

EPA ignores science and keeps brain-harming pesticide on market

Washington, DC - Late this evening, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) answered a court-...

Jan 19, 2017

Nominee for Secretary of Agriculture is the wrong choice for farmers

After weeks of delay, the Trump Administration finally announced its pick to head the U.S....