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Press Releases

Dec 8, 2016

Central Valley residents urge state officials to protect schoolkids from hazardous pesticides

Hundreds of organizations and nearly 12,000 individual Californians demand comprehensive full-time protections for children from harmful airborne pesticides commonly used near schools SACRAMENTO—...

Nov 22, 2016

Courts ignore risks of neonic seed coatings, leadership left to states

For Immediate Release: November 22, 2016 San Francisco, CA - Earlier today a federal court determined that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is not required to evaluate and regulate seeds...

Nov 11, 2016

EPA finds widespread risk from neurotoxic pesticide chlorpyrifos while California stalls

  For Immediate Release: November 11, 2016 Sacramento, CA – Yesterday afternoon the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) affirmed earlier scientific findings that the neurotoxic pesticide...

Press Statements

Nov 9, 2016

EPA Rushes to Approve Monsanto’s Herbicide Dicamba for GE Crops

For Immediate Release: November 9, 2016 Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced...

Nov 1, 2016

EPA ignores concerns over pesticide drift, proposes expanded use of Dow’s product

For Immediate Release: November 1st, 2016 Earlier today the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)...

Oct 14, 2016

PAN International to Give Evidence in The Hague at The Monsanto Tribunal and Contribute “State of the Science” on Glyphosate to The Peoples Assembly

October 12th 2016 Between October 14-16th 2016, Monsanto will be put on trial in The Hague for...