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EPA Finally Agrees to Study Impacts of Common Pesticides on 1,500 Endangered Species
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, health, EPA, protection, Sustainabililty, pesticides, Roundup )

Kathy
- 6 days ago - summitcountyvoice.com
Under legal pressure, the EPA last week agreed to begin a far-reaching evaluation of how some of the most commonly used pesticides affect more than 1,500 endangered plants and animals.
How To Bring Back Butterflies: Make Vineyards Sustainable
Green Lifestyle  (tags: pesticides, environment, green, food, good news, vineyards, Monarch Butterflies, protection, eco-friendly, organic, health, interesting, humans, garden, world )

Carrie
- 39 days ago - modernfarmer.com
Butterfly numbers have taken a disastrous plummet in recent years. But a new study finds that lower pesticide use in vineyards leads to hugely increased numbers of everyone's favorite insect.
Stop Highly Hazardous Pesticides (HHPs)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: children, chemicals, ecosystems, environment, family, health, pesticides, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 52 days ago - action.panna.org
Decades' of experience has shown that, despite numerous "safe use" programmes, the safe use of highly hazardous pesticides (HHPs) is not possible. People, farm animals, wildlife and the environment continue to suffer considerable harm from HHPs.
EPA Restricts Use of Bee-Killing Pesticides. Now It Needs to Ban Them Entirely. (Please Sign)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, pesticides )

Krista Aw
- 81 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Big news in the fight to save bee populations from pesticides: The EPA just announced that it wonâEUR(TM)t approve any new or expanded uses of neonicotinoid pesticides. Tell the Environmental Protection Agency: Ban the use of bee-killing pesticides entirely.
Tell the US Government: The Only Way to Get Serious About Protecting the Butterflies Is to Go After Monsanto. (Please Sign)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: monsanto, butterflies, pesticides )

Krista Aw
- 103 days ago - action.sumofus.org
The beautiful monarch butterfly, native to North America, is dying. Across the continent, monarchs have lost an alarming 90% of their population in just 20 years. Monsanto is starving these majestic butterflies to death. Demand a ban on the pesticides!
One Man Holds a PATENT That Could Crush MONSANTO and Change The World
Green Lifestyle  (tags: pesticides, biopesticides, monsanto, insect control, mushrooms, CoolStuff, food, gardening, organic, eco-friendly, interesting, goodnews )

Janette
- 115 days ago - loveclicks.org
How to use mother natureâEUR(TM)s own creations to keep insects from destroying crops. It is whatâEUR(TM)s being called SMART pesticides. These biopesticides provide a safe & nearly permanent solution for controlling over 200,000 species of insects
Save Our Bees: Tell Congress to Support the Saving America's Pollinators Act (Please Sign)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, pesticides )

Krista Aw
- 116 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Honeybees and other pollinators are suffering serious declines. Thankfully, a bill in Congress aims to protect them from the use of harmful pesticides. Please sign petition calling for the suspension of neonicotinoids, pesticides that are killing bees.
Will Pollinator Declines Increase Global Malnutrition and Disease? Yes, Says New Study
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, ecosystems, food, greenliving, health, humans, organic, pesticides, pollinators, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 158 days ago - beyondpesticides.org
Global decline of pollinators and pollination services will have a devastating impact on the nutritional health of people in developing countries, especially women and children, if left unabated, according to a new study from scientists at the University
New Pesticide To Be Marketed Amid Misleading Claims That It Is 'Safer for Bees'
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Bayer, bees, conservation, ecosystems, food, health, Sustainabililty, world, pesticides )

Kathy
- 159 days ago - beyondpesticides.org
Last week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it completed the registration of a new pesticide, flupyradifurone, that would be marketed as an alternative to neonicotinoid pesticides, and 'safer for bees'.
EPA: Those Bee-Killing Pesticides? They're Actually Pretty Useless
Green Lifestyle  (tags: ecosystems, environment, farming, bees, food, neonicotinoids, pesticides, health, Sustainabililty, Bayer, Syngenta, world )

Kathy
- 260 days ago - motherjones.com
So, there's this widely used class of pesticides known as neonicotinoids, marketed by chemical giants Bayer and Syngenta, that have emerged as a prime suspect in honeybee collapse, and may also be harming birds and water-borne critters. But at least they
Help Save Monarch Butterflies ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, butterflies, pesticides, protection )

CherAway
- 273 days ago - action.foe.org
The monarch butterfly is in serious trouble. The spread of GMO crops and accompanying pesticides have been wiping out the young monarch's key food source, milkweed. But you can help!
Don't Let Monarch Butterflies Go Extinct ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: butterflies, pesticides, protection, wildlife, environment )

CherAway
- 275 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Stop toxic pesticides from killing the last monarch butterflies
Stand With Moby To Save Our Bees ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, bees, pesticides, protection, eco-friendly )

CherAway
- 281 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Honey bees are being wiped out by the increasing use of toxic pesticides. We call on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to immediately suspend bee-killing neonicotinoid pesticides.
TELL USDA AND PRESIDENT OBAMA TO STOP DOW CHEMICAL'S "AGENT ORANGE" CROPS (Sign Petition Please)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: pesticides, agent orange crops )

Krista Aw
- 319 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Over a hundred million additional pounds of toxic pesticides associated with cancers and birth defects are coming to a field near you. UNLESS YOU STOP IT! There's a 30-day public comment period and it MIGHT BE OUR LAST CHANCE to stop this chemical assault
 

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