Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Cancer society pushes for BC pesticide ban...And more


Pesticides, fresh produce washing is not enough
Greenplanet.net - Italy
"There is growing consensus in the scientific community that small doses of pesticides and other chemicals can adversely affect people, especially during ...
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Cancer society pushes for BC pesticide ban
CBC.ca - Toronto,Ontario,Canada
The Canadian Cancer Society is calling on the BC government to ban the sale of cosmetic pesticides — the chemicals used to kill weeds, insects or other ...
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India loses crops worth Rs 25000 crore to spurious pesticides
SamayLive - Noida,Uttar Pradesh,India
New Delhi, Apr 6 : India is facing crop losses worth over Rs 25000 crore a year due to the use of spurious pesticides and insecticides, a leading farmers' ...
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Small pesticide leaks 'carry big risks'
Norwich Union Risk Services - Birmingham,England,UK
While 55 dead crayfish were found in the river, it is believed that many hundreds may have died along the full stretch affected by a pesticide leak. ...
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New California Pesticide Poisoning Data Shows Increase « HEIRS ...
By HEIRS Health and Home
New California Pesticide Poisoning Data Shows Increase. Posted on April 6, 2009 by HEIRS Health and Home. New California Pesticide Poisoning Data Shows Increase. Filed under: Environmental Contaminants ...
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All Things Organic Conference to be Held June 16 to 18
Natural Products Marketplace - Phoenix,Arizona,USA
PORTLAND, Maine—The All Things Organic Conference, produced by the Organic Trade Association, and the new Health and Wellness Education Program, ...
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My Past Articles

More enforcement needed for pesticide spray regulations
The Western Star (Corner Brook) - Final - 10-01-2002 - 413 words
Karen Griffin - Judie Squires says someone needs to patrol the companies that spray residential areas for pesticides because she's observed nine violations of the Environmental Protection Act in her Paradise neighborhood alone


Spray woes: Province falling down on monitoring pesticides
The Telegram (St. John's) - Final - 10-01-2002 - 253 words
Judie Squires - environment to become poisoned? A temporary ban on all residential pesticides has to be put into place, to protect us, our wildlife and our environment as a whole. Judie Squires Paradise


Government lax on cosmetic pesticide regulation: advocate
The Telegram (St. John's) - 08-28-2004 - 613 words
Stokes Sullivan, Deana - Despite increased awareness about adverse health effects from pesticides, Judie Squires, a member of the Pesticide Working Group of Newfoundland and Labrador, isn't optimistic the province will ban cosmetic use


Woman doesn't expect cosmetic pesticide ban any time soon
The Western Star (Corner Brook) - 08-30-2004 - 712 words
Stokes Sullivan, Deana - Despite increased awareness about adverse health effects from pesticides, Judie Squires, a member of the Pesticide Working Group of Newfoundland and Labrador, isn't optimistic that the province will ban the


Province lagging behind in pesticide control
The Telegram (St. John's) - 09-04-2005 - 496 words
Squires, Judie - it to do is to prohibit the cosmetic use of synthetic pesticides altogether in order to protect our citizens and the environment. Judie Squires writes from Portugal Cove-St. Philip's


The two sides to pesticide use
The Telegram (St. John's) - 07-16-2006 - 781 words
Judie Squires - health of your families. When Canada's most respected health authorities tell us pesticides threaten our health, we should all be listening. Judie Squires writes from Portugal Cove-St. Philip's


Inquiry implicates BTk
The Telegram (St. John's) - 06-24-2006 - 353 words
DEANA STOKES SULLIVAN - of trees. The live spores can be inhaled by humans and animals exposed to BT. Judie Squires, secretary of the Northeast Avalon Group of the Sierra Club, says despite claims that


Delayed pesticide laws 'disappointing'
The Telegram (St. John's) - 06-24-2006 - 833 words
DEANA STOKES SULLIVAN - at the end of this year. These products will only be sold to certified dealers. Judie Squires, secretary of the newly formed Northeast Avalon Group of the Sierra Club, isn't


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Time for provincial lawn pesticide regulation
The Telegram (St. John's) - 03-14-2009 - 419 words
pesticides. Please join me in lobbying our province for a pesticide ban Judie Squires Portugal Cove...

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