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Protecting People From Pesticides

The Latest On: Protecting People From Pesticides

June 23, 2015 | Article

Buenos Dias, D.C. – El Impacto de pesticidas

Andrea Delgado, Representante Legislativa de Earthjustice, fue invitada a Buenos Dias, D.C. con el joven Fernando Rodríguez. Hablaron sobre los pesticidas y el impacto en el medio ambiente.

April 30, 2015 | Legal Document

Chlorpyrifos Ban: Technical Comments

Farmworker and Conservation Comments on Chlorpyrifos Revised Human Health Risk Assessment. Submitted by Earthjustice, Farmworker Justice, Natural Resources Defense Council, Pesticide Action Network, California Rural Legal Assistance Foundation, Farm Labor Organizing Committee, Pineros y Campesinos Unidos del Noroeste, United Farm Workers on EPA-HQ-OPP-2008-0850

April 2, 2015 | Article

Strengthen Protections for Those Who Help Grow Our Food

We live in one of the richest nations on earth, but nearly 3 million agricultural workers who cultivate and harvest our food lack the basic protections they need to keep themselves and their families safe from harmful pesticides.

March 31, 2015 | Article

Today is Cesar Chavez Day

Today we are honoring Cesar Chavez, an American farmworker, civil rights activist and labor leader that co-founded the National Farm Workers Association (NFWA) with Dolores Huerta.

March 30, 2015 | Article

EPA Fails Farmworkers, Again

As Farmworker Awareness Week draws to a close, the EPA has once again shuffled its papers and announced that it will do next to nothing to further protect farmworkers and their families from chlorpyrifos, a dangerous neurotoxic pesticide.

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