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Representative Jared Huffman Introduces Northwest California Wilderness, Recreation, and Working Forests Act

For Immediate Release April 10, 2019 Contact: Alexa Shaffer 202.236.3421   Representative Jared Huffman Introduces Northwest California Wilderness, Recreation, and Working Forests Act Washington, D.C.-– After incorporating community input and ideas from across northwest California, Rep. Huffman (D-San Rafael) introduced his...

Vietnam announced a ban on imports of glyphosate based herbicides

On Wednesday afternoon, German chemical giant Bayer sustained another costly legal defeat related to Monsanto, the US seed and pesticide giant it subsumed last year. A US District Court jury in San Francisco awarded...

EcoNews Roundup Report: Latest environmental news stories for March 2019

By  Bella Waters  - March 28, 2019 EcoNews Report Roundup image Today we’ll be providing brief snippets of current news that pertain to various environmental topics such as the Trinidad Rancheria Hotel project update, youth climate strikes, Plastic Pollution...

After Roundup exposure $80 million awarded to victim

By Holly Yan, Sarah Moon and Madison Park, CNN The jury in San Francisco awarded compensatory damages at $5.27 million and punitive damages of $75 million to the plaintiff, Edwin Hardeman. During the first...

California Confirms ‘Roundup’ Will Be Labeled “Cancer Causing”

Monsanto Stunned – California Confirms ‘Roundup’ Will Be Labeled “Cancer Causing” Monsanto was seemingly baffled by the decision to place cancer-causing glyphosate on the state’s list of nearly 800 toxic chemicals. By Claire Bernish |...