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Upcoming EPA Review of Nitrates in Waterways Raises Health and Environmental Questions About Synthetic Nitrogen Fertilizer Use
December 5, 2023
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Protection of Pregnant Farmworkers Under Civil Rights Protection; Will There Be Enforcement.
December 4, 2023
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Study Confirms Connection Between Exposure to Pesticides and Male Reproductive Problems
December 1, 2023
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Viruses Shown to Be Effective Biological Control
November 30, 2023

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Enforcement Guidance Needed to Protect Pregnant Farmworkers from Pesticides Under New Law
Tell EEOC to require an enforcement plan that ensures pregnant farmworkers will not work in or be exposed to drift from pesticide-treated fields; EPA to update its Worker Protection Standard to ensure that pregnant farmworkers are not exposed to pesticides; and President Biden (through Secretary of State Blinken) to sign the International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families.
Tell Congress To Protect Our Water
Tell Congress that protection of the nation's water should be strengthened, not weakened.
Thank Mother Earth This Thanksgiving
Beyond Pesticides wishes you—our readers, network, and supporters—a healthy Thanksgiving and holiday season. We appreciate you joining us in our Action of Week throughout the year, and we strive to elevate our voices for transformational change to protect health and the environment!
We Cannot Rely on EPA To Protect Us from Pesticides, so States and Communities Must Act
Tell your governor and mayor to adopt policies that support organic land management.

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