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Press Releases

Dec 20, 2019

Citizen Groups and State Reach Agreement to Address Ongoing Contamination of Kauaʻi’s Shores

State Commits to Robust Water Quality Monitoring Program to Inform Forthcoming Clean Water Act Permit FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 18, 2019 Honolulu, HI — Community groups Na Kia‘i Kai,...

Dec 6, 2019

A victory for future generations: European governments ban brain-harming pesticides chlorpyrifos and chlorpyrifos-methyl

December 6, 2019, Brussels – Representatives from the European Member States in the EU Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed (SCOPAFF) today voted to ban the neurotoxic pesticides chlorpyrifos...

Oct 22, 2019

Agreement Forces EPA to Assess Harms to Protected Species From Eight Pesticides

For Immediate Release: October 22, 2019 SAN FRANCISCO — A federal district court entered an order today that commits the Environmental Protection Agency to assess the risks that eight of the nation’s...

Press Statements

Dec 19, 2019

EPA announces re-registration of endocrine-disrupting herbicide atrazine

This morning, the federal Environmental Protection Agency announced a proposed interim decision to...

Dec 6, 2019

EU bans brain-harming chlorpyrifos, despite pesticide industry pressure

In a victory for children, workers and future generations, European governments will not renew...

Oct 9, 2019

Chlorpyrifos sales in California to end by February 2020

For immediate release - October 9, 2019 SACRAMENTO, CA — This afternoon, the California...