The Latest by Yana Garcia

Associate Attorney

From 2015–2017, Yana worked at the California regional office in San Francisco. Her practice areas included toxics, oil & gas extraction and crude oil transport and environmental justice issues.

The EPA has said that the protections would prevent at least a thousand acute poisonings every year.
June 29, 2017

Trump Revoked Key Pesticide Protections. We're Fighting Back.

Trump's EPA took away key protections to prevent poisonings in homes and fields. Earthjustice and Farmworker Justice are suing the EPA in response.

Raid is a popular pesticide that is widely distributed throughout the U.S.
July 8, 2015

Buyer Beware: What We Don’t Know Could Hurt Us

Because of lax labeling requirements, the public is left in the dark about hazardous pesticide ingredients.