pesticides

BLOG: EPA Continues to Approve Bee-Killing Insecticides

BLOG: EPA Continues to Approve Bee-Killing Insecticides

With over 40 percent of insect life threatened with extinction in the next few decades, the Environmental Protection Agency continues to issue emergency exemptions to toxic pollinator-killing insecticides at unprecedented rates, according to data gathered by the...

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...

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...