pesticides

PEER Hosts Congressional Briefing on Toxic Pesticides

by Susan Sargent | October 14, 2019
Representatives Earl Blumenauer and Nydia Velázquez join agricultural and health experts and environmental advocates for congressional briefing on toxic pesticides ...

Wildlife Refuges to Allow GM Crops and Neonic Insecticides

by Susan Sargent | August 6, 2018
Reversal of National Ban Threatens Pollinators and Other Wildlife in Their Refuges ...

EPA’s New Scientific Transparency Exempts Pesticides

by Susan Sargent | May 7, 2018
Industry Pesticide Registration Data Hidden from Public and Outside Pruitt Plan ...

Refuges to Ban Genetically Engineered Crops and Neonics

by Susan Sargent | July 31, 2014
Phase-Out May End Decade-Long Legal Battle Over Agriculture On Refuges ...

Aerial Spraying Leaves Pesticide Footprint in Local Waters

by Susan Sargent | October 3, 2012
No Buffer Zone or Other Effort to Minimize Pesticide Discharge into Water Bodies ...