insecticides

PEER Hosts Congressional Briefing on Toxic Pesticides

For Immediate Release: Oct 14, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Representatives Earl Blumenauer and Nydia Velázquez join agricultural and health experts and environmental advocates for congressional briefing on toxic pesticides WASHINGTON— A coalition of...

Fight for Records on GMOs and Bee-Killing Insecticides

For Immediate Release: Sep 10, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Role of Ex-Monsanto Executive in Green-Lighting Use on Refuges at Issue Washington, DC — The paper trail behind the Trump administration decision to rescind the ban on genetically modified crops...

The Woman from Monsanto Inside Interior

For Immediate Release: Apr 01, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 The Woman from Monsanto Inside Interior Former Executive Had Hand in Lifting GMO and Pesticide Bans in Refuges Washington, DC — A former Monsanto executive serving as a political appointee...

Wildlife Refuges to Allow GM Crops and Neonic Insecticides

For Immediate Release: Aug 06, 2018 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Wildlife Refuges to Allow GM Crops and Neonic Insecticides Reversal of National Ban Threatens Pollinators and Other Wildlife in Their Refuges Washington, DC — The Trump administration has opened...

USDA Axes Webinars on Neonic Insecticide Risks

USDA Axes Webinars on Neonic Insecticide Risks Topic Deemed “Not Appropriate” for Official and Outreach Education Programs Washington, DC — Web-based training sessions about powerful new insecticides seeping into some of the continent’s most sensitive wetlands were...