Start A Petition

Business

Bayer Refuses the EPA's Request to Stop Selling a Pesticide. Wait, What?
Business  (tags: abuse, Bayer, corporate, EPA, ethics, farming, environment, government, marketing, money, pesticides, world )

Kathy
- 873 days ago - cornucopia.org
Bayer, the enormous German pharmaceutical and chemical company, made news recently when it simply refused the EPA's request to cancel one of its products, a pesticide the EPA says is unsafe.
3 Vile Myths Too Many Food Companies Are Shoving Down Our Throats. Gross.
Business  (tags: agriculture, business, farmers, myths, food production, technology, genetic engineering, pesticides, Food corporations )

Evelyn
- 1210 days ago - upworthy.com
Myth #1: We need technology like genetic engineering and pesticides to grow more food. #2 : Food corporations are working hand in hand with farmers. #3: We need to double food production in order to feed the planet by 2050
Wal-Mart Pleads Guilty in Hazardous Waste Case
Business  (tags: Wal-Mart Stores Inc., guilty plea, illegal dumping, California, Missouri, fertilizers, pesticides, hazardous products, $81.6 million fine, 10-yr. investigation, 32 environmental groups, 20 prosecutors )

Judy
- 1877 days ago - chron.com
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will pay $81.6 million after pleading guilty on Tuesday to criminal charges of improperly disposing of fertilizer, pesticides and other hazardous products that were pulled from stores in California and Missouri because of damaged...
Private Letters Shows Pesticide Companies Desperate Attempt to Protect Bee-Killing Pesticides.
Business  (tags: dishonesty, business, corruption, economy, pesticides, ethics, environment, corporate, abuse, wildlife, protection, animals )

AWAY AWHI
- 1919 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Private letters from Syngenta and Bayer showed the pesticide companies forceful lobbying against a proposed European ban on neonicotinoids, a group of pesticides shown to have harmful effects on wildlife.
Hey Monsanto -- I Want My Tomatoes From Nature, Not Your Labs
Business  (tags: Monsanto, politics, humans, pesticides, protection, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation )

AWAY AWHI
- 2195 days ago - alternet.org
The biotech industry is willing to tamper with our food supply, our kids' minds and our basic consumer rights.
Tell the EPA to Reject the Pesticide That's Killing Bees ACTION By Tuesday
Business  (tags: Bayer, pesticides, Clothianidin, bees, farmers, honey, pollination )

Nancy
- 2343 days ago - act.credoaction.com
It is outrageous that the E.P.A. is putting a vital species, the livelihoods of farmers and beekeepers, and our very food supply at risk just so Bayer can peddle its pesticide.
BAD BUSINESS IS ON TRIAL! Monsanto, Bayer and Dow Face Trial for 'Systematic Human Rights Abuses'
Business  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, death, pesticides, pollution, children, health, prevention, risks, pollution, humans, environment, economy, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, environment, news, politics, society, SustainableDevelopment )

AWAY AWHI
- 2437 days ago - theecologist.org
The world's major agrochemical companies, Monsanto, Dow, Bayer, Syngenta, DuPont and BASF, will face a public tribunal in early December accused of systematic human rights violations.
BAD BUSINESS: SEC Investigates Monsanto's Roundup Biz
Business  (tags: abuse, consumers, business, Monsanto, pesticides, corruption, corporate, ethics, dishonesty, money, marketing, news, politics, world, humans, economy )

AWAY AWHI
- 2557 days ago - motherjones.com
Monsanto said it was cooperating with a previously undisclosed US Securities and Exchange Commission probe into its customer incentive programs for herbicides in fiscal years 2009 and 2010, and had received a subpoena to provide related documents.
Appeals Court: Organic Farm Can Seek Damages From Pesticide Company
Business  (tags: environment, ethics, farming, GoodNews, pesticides )

Kathy
- 2763 days ago - santacruzsentinel.com
Four years ago, the president of Jacobs Farm/Del Cabo, Larry Jacobs, received an unfortunate phone call from Whole Foods. The retail giant notified him that it was rejecting the organic dill he had sold the chain because his culinary herb had tested...
Be Nice to Monsanto, They're Having A Really Bad Year
Business  (tags: GMO food, pesticides, Sustainabililty, environment, food, nutrition, safety, society, abuse, SustainableDevelopment )

Jeremy
- 2832 days ago - redgreenandblue.org
Last year, Forbes magazine named Monsanto company of the year. Last year, Monsanto made more than $4 billion in profits. That was last year. This year, the GMO food company is tanking. And they really, really deserve it.
Super Weeds: Another Reason Why Organic Farming Is the Solution
Business  (tags: farming, humans, SustainableDevelopment, ethics, agriculture, weeds, pesticides, toxic, organic, safety )

Elena
- 2949 days ago - technorati.com
Just as the overuse of antibiotics have created super-bugs, bacteria resistant to scores of antibiotics, super-weeds have emerged due to the overuse of herbicides.
Stand With U.S. Farmers Against Syngenta-Please Take Action!!!
Business  (tags: farming, pesticides, atrazine, syngenta corp, corporate )

Tierney
- 3107 days ago - action.panna.org
Atrazine is one of the most commonly detected pesticides in U.S. ground and surface water. Syngenta Corporation makes and markets atrazine to farmers in the U.S., but not in its home country, Switzerland. During U.S. EPA's review of atrazine in 2003,
   

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Business

Most Active Stories Today in Business tagged with pesticides

top story finders in Business

1. Marianne R 9 popular stories

2. JL A 8 popular stories

3. Laura H 8 popular stories

4. Animae C 7 popular stories

5. Paulo Reeson 7 popular stories

6. Lisa M 7 popular stories

7. Danuta W 6 popular stories

8. Freya H 5 popular stories

9. Cher C 5 popular stories

10. . 5 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!





New to Care2? Start Here.