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Press Releases

Dec 19, 2016

Global Network Releases Updated List of Highly Hazardous Pesticides (HHPs)

Activists around the world call for action on health-harming chemicals Today Pesticide Action Network (PAN) International released an updated List of Highly Hazardous Pesticides (HHPs). The expanded...

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...

Press Statements

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....

Jan 19, 2017

Consumer, Food Safety and Environmental Groups Praise Klobuchar, Question if Sessions Can be Trusted on Antitrust Enforcement

WASHINGTON, DC — Yesterday, Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), the ranking member on the Senate...

Jan 12, 2017

EPA continues to ignore major risks to bees from pesticides

In the final days of the Obama administration, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released...