pesticides

Pesticides and antibiotics polluting streams across Europe | Environment | The Guardian

“The research, published in the journal Science of the Total Environment, found herbicides, fungicides and insecticides, as well as antimicrobial drugs used in livestock. The risk to people of antimicrobial drug resistance is well known, but Johnston highlighted resistance to fungicides too. “There are some pretty nasty fungal infections that are taking off in hospitals,” […]

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Environmental Working Group (EWG) event in San Francisco February 1st, 5:30pm to 7:30pm

This is the amazing organization that does chemical analysis of pesticide residue, researches toxins in beauty products and publishes the “dirty dozen” foods with highest pesticide concentrations. Their work has rippled through the world to educate, inform and contribute to better health. Here is the Dirty Dozen list: https://www.ewg.org/foodnews/dirty-dozen.php   You’re Invited After-hours with EWG VERIFIED™:

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San Francisco Chronicle: ‘Death by a thousand cuts:’ California’s first year of legalized pot is no smooth trip

‘Death by a thousand cuts:’ California’s first year of legalized pot is no smooth trip By Peter Fimrite Updated 10:14 am PST, Friday, December 28, 2018               The legal marijuana market, so long a twinkle in the eye of the cannabis cognoscenti, has hit hard times in California, where high prices, red tape and competition from the

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Chlorpyrifos Damaged My Son’s Brain for Life

In Sonoma County did you know:  How Gallo sprayed large amounts of the toxic chlorpyrifos (which the EPA recently tried to ban) at Two Rock? That five Sonoma vineyard management companies are among the very few remaining users in the state of the highly toxic fungicide Mancozeb, another nearly banned substance? That “certified sustainable” wineries

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GM Watch and Monsanto

If you have not signed up for GM Watch newsletter you are missing out on the world wide fight to expose chemicals used on this planet and the suppression of scientific facts of what these life threatening toxins do to our air, soil, water and human health. Remember that over 2.2 million pounds of chemicals are

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From silent spring to silent night: Agrochemicals and the anthropocene

“There is probably no place on earth that is not affected by pesticides.” Time for “Rights of Nature” to be enacted everywhere….. From silent spring to silent night: Agrochemicals and the Anthropocene https://www.elementascience.org/articles/10.1525/elementa.246/  click on above link for full report Authors: Tyrone B. Hayes , Martin Hansen Laboratory for Integrative Studies in Amphibian Biology, Group

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