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December 23, 2004
Unsafe pesticides are sold freely in India
December 21, 2004
Website reports residents in area of toxic waste dump suffer disproportionate number of illnesses
December 9, 2004
Warn Consumers of Pesticides, Court Orders Coke and Pepsi
November 28, 2004
While more organic messages can be found in today's gardening guides, it sits alongside one that continues to preach the chemical path.
November 19, 2004
Norwegian Scabies in the Immunocompromised Patient
November 15, 2004
She's on fire, saying docs' lice Rx burned
November 14, 2004
Study reverses course on Gulf War illnesses
November 09, 2004
Testing is key to safe drinking water
October 21, 2004
Reversible neurotoxicity after an overdose of topical lindane in an infant
October 08, 2004
Fitch Rates Sacramento County Auth, CA Sewer Bds 'AA' and 'AA-'
October 08, 2004
Mexico to eliminate toxic chemical lindane
October 05, 2004
Independent review board to conduct hearing concerning pest products containing Lindane
October 04, 2004
U.S. Blocks Progress on Phase Out of Lindane at Tri-National Meetings
October 01, 2004
OPAT Newsletter - Watch your costs!
September 28, 2004
Open Letter to Bayer CropScience
September 27, 2004
Background Notes on the Stockholm Convention
September 23, 2004
California Gov. Signs Bill to Make Sure Drinking Water is Safe for Kids
September 22, 2004
Organic foods avoid pesticide effects
September 20, 2004
Countries OK Limit in Chemicals Trade
September 19, 2004
High levels of toxic man-made chemicals have been detected in Tasmanian wildlife
September 7, 2004
Pesticides are killing exports, degrading land and, by the way, destroying people
September 2, 2004
Globally Harmonized System (GHS) for Classification and Labelling of Chemicals
A chart of the category system we use now is found here.
August 24, 2004
International HCH and Pesticides Association
Unique information on HCH locations, soil and waste treatment methods and experiences.
August 24, 2004
Chemicals Evaluated for Carcinogenic Potential (New EPA List)
August 20, 2004
Impact of Extracellular Polymers Produced by Soil Microorganisms on Lindane Transport
August 18, 2004
Statement in Support of the Elimination of Lindane Use in North America
July 27, 2004
Overview of Lindane Risk Assessment
July 7, 2004
Family give 'toxins' blood
June 16, 2004
Farming family to be tested for toxins
May 27, 2004
Govt urged to become pro-active for regulations ensuring elimination of harmful pesticides in food and drinks
May 20, 2004
Lindane makes its way to the Arctic
May 10, 2004
Many US Residents Carry Toxic Pesticides Above "Safe" Levels
May 5, 2004
Successful Lindane-Free Control of Head Lice and Scabies
May 2, 2004
Families' lives poisoned by crop spraying
April 27, 2004
Man told he had six months to live and that his disease was most likely caused by exposure to Lindane.
April 26, 2004
New Zealand monitoring animals to protect food supply, finds lindane in animal tissues
April 21, 2004
Hidden Poisons in Household Goods
April 12, 2004
Protect kids from poison
April 4, 2004
Students soar in state science fair with Lindane project
April 2, 2004
Body Burden - The Pollution in People
March 31, 2004
Pesticide maker may have supplied BHC to Cola cos
March 15, 2004
U.S. fails on POPs treaty
March 11, 2004
Lindane is being used on people with excess dermodex (acne, rosasea; report...)
February 27, 2004
Eleven highly dangerous chemicals set to be banned
February 13, 2004
Toxic carcinogen chlorobenzene shipped to Mexico creating an international crisis
February 9, 2004 
New York Follows California to Ban Prescription Pesticide Lindane for Lice and Scabies
February 4, 2004 
Treaty on hazardous chemicals and pesticides trade to become law
February 3, 2004 
Alaska Forum on the Environment, February 9-13
January 20, 2004 
Recognition and Management of Acute Pesticide Poisoning
January 12, 2004 
NAFTA commission may ban Lindane in North America
January 7, 2004
Port of Houston settles contamination suit for $100 million

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