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Press Releases

Aug 9, 2018

Court Slams EPA Failure To Protect Children And Farmworkers From Toxic Pesticide

Victory: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ordered to ban chlorpyrifos within 60 days For immediate release: August 9, 2018 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency must ban a widely used...

Jul 30, 2018

State finds widespread risk from brain-harming pesticide

Nerve agent chlorpyrifos is a Toxic Air Contaminant that threatens agricultural communities and harms children’s developing brains, state scientists agree. For Immediate Release: July 30, 2018...

Jul 10, 2018

Groups make final push in court to ban pesticide linked to brain damage in children

EPA must take immediate action to ban chlorpyrifos For Immediate Release — July 9, 2018   SEATTLE, WA—Final arguments challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s refusal to ban a pesticide...

Press Statements

Aug 10, 2018

Historic victory in Roundup cancer case

Monsanto ordered to pay nearly $300 million for health damages For Immediate Release: August 10,...

Aug 9, 2018

Court Reinstates EPA Ban on Brain-Harming Pesticide

For Immediate Release: August 9, 2018 Seattle, WA - In a decision released this morning, the 9th...

Aug 7, 2018

High Levels of Brain-Harming Pesticide Chlorpyrifos Detected in Minnesota Waterways

Controversial insecticide already being banned in other states For Immediate Release: August 7,...