Sunday, June 14, 2009

Pesticide exposure doubles one's blood disorder risk...And More

Risk of Multiple Myeloma Doubles from Pesticide ExposureeMaxHealth.com - Hickory,NC,USAResearchers have found that that the risk of a rare blood disorder that can lead to multiple myeloma doubles from exposure to certain pesticides commonly ...See all stories on this topic

Neb. farmers urged to use caution with pesticidesNTV - Kearney,NE,USA(AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency is reminding growers and pesticide applicators to pay attention to label requirements when applying pesticides to ...See all stories on this topic

House passes bill that targets pesticide useStatesman Journal - Salem,OR,USAOregon students would be exposed to fewer pesticides under a bill that won House approval Wednesday. Senate Bill 637 goes back to the Senate before making ...See all stories on this topic

Pesticide exposure doubles one's blood disorder riskAn American study has shown that exposure to certain pesticides doubles a person's risk of developing an abnormal blood condition called monoclonal ...

Going organic doesn't have to mean going brokeMiamiHerald.com - Miami,FL,USABy SHARON HARVEY ROSENBERG My children appreciate the added flavor in organic fruits, vegetables and dairy products. Unfortunately, organic products, which ...See all stories on this topic

Calgarians celebrate pesticide-free parksCBC.ca - Toronto,Ontario,CanadaHundreds of parents brought their children to one of Calgary's pesticide-free parks Saturday to show their support for a proposed pesticide bylaw. ...See all stories on this topic Best Blogger Tips
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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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