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*  USDA Claims Pesticide Residues in Food Is Safe
... but why does more than half of the food last year have detectable levels of pesticide residues? ... but why does more than half of the food last year have detectable levels of pesticide residues? ... According to the USDA, more than half of all foods tested last year had detectable levels of pesticide residues, but most, they ... The monitoring of pesticide residue by the FDA and USDA received harsh criticism in a recent report created by the General ...
  https://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2015/01/27/glyphosate-gmo-pesticide-residue.aspx
*  USDA: Pesticide Residue Levels Show No Risk to Consumers | KTIC Radio
USDA: Pesticide Residue Levels Show No Risk to Consumers. BY NAFB , February 13, 2018 ... The USDA report is one source of residue data that the Environmental Working Group uses to create its annual Dirty Dozen/Clean ... More than 20 percent of the food sampled by the USDA in 2016 showed no detectable pesticide levels and less than .5 percent of ... The report says more than 99.5 percent of the samples had pesticide residue levels well below the EPA limits. 22 percent of the ...
  http://kticradio.com/agricultural/usda-pesticide-residue-levels-show-no-risk-to-consumers/
*  Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog » Blog Archive USDA Cancels Plans to Test for Glyphosate Residues in U.S. Food this Year -...
USDA Cancels Plans to Test for Glyphosate Residues in U.S. Food this Year. (Beyond Pesticides, March 28, 2017) The U.S. ... USDA had tested soybeans for glyphosate residue in 2011, finding that 90% of samples contained residues between .26 ppm and ... Pesticide Regulation, Pesticide Residues. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can skip to ... The federal government's pesticide monitoring program, which is run jointly by USDA, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), ...
  http://beyondpesticides.org/dailynewsblog/2017/03/usda-will-not-begin-testing-glyphosate-u-s-food-year/
*  Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog glufosinate Archives - Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog
USDA Reports Pesticide Residues on Over Half of Food Tested. (Beyond Pesticides, December 23, 2014) The U.S. Department of ... 23.5 percent had one pesticide detected and 36 percent had more than one pesticide. Residues exceeding tolerances were detected ... USDA Requesting Public Comment on New Wave of GE Crop Releases. (Beyond Pesticides, July 16, 2012) The U.S. Department of ... The residues reflect a pesticide use and exposure pattern that raises hazard scenarios that are not fully evaluated by EPA for ...
  https://beyondpesticides.org/dailynewsblog/category/chemicals/glufosinate/
*  Pharr CBP officers on a pot-busting roll | Packer
USDA: Pesticide residue levels show no risk to consumers. 5. PBH honors retailers, dietitians for More Matters support ...
  https://www.thepacker.com/article/pharr-cbp-officers-pot-busting-roll
*  Organic food | WBEZ
2012 USDA report on pesticide residues in organic produce. *Largest (620,000 women) long-term (9 year) study of how eating ...
  https://www.wbez.org/shows/science-vs/organic-food/fcb43bca-64aa-4ad0-b72f-6bcf11f29eea
*  residues | Pesticide Action Network
As we reported in last month's update of What's On My Food?, USDA's 2010 pesticide residue data has been mysteriously delayed ... Pesticide residues: From fork to farm. Apples and celery this week. Cilantro a couple back. Stories about pesticide residues on ... specifically the latest installment from the USDA's Pesticide Data Program, which tests thousands of food samples for pesticide ... Ready to geek out? We've updated our pesticide residue database, What's On My Food?, with the latest chemical and toxicology ...
  http://www.panna.org/category/tags/residues
*  Housecall for Health: Fruit Pesticides | Housecall for Health
Federal testing by the USDA has found pesticide residues in 98% of apples. The fin ... Federal testing by the USDA has found pesticide residues in 98% of apples. The finding makes America's second most popular ... But, in a vast majority of cases, the residues of 48 different pesticides found in the apples were within amounts that federal ... fresh fruit the highest rated among all produce screened in the USDA's yearly survey. ...
  https://radio.foxnews.com/2011/06/14/housecall-for-health-fruit-pesticides/
*  Foods that Contain the Highest Amount of Pesticides | GreenMedInfo
5. Spinach: It contains 48 known pesticide residues found by the USDA Pesticide Data Program. Out of the 48 pesticide residues ... 7. Lettuce: It contains 51 known pesticide residues found by the USDA Pesticide Data Program. Out of the 51 pesticide residues ... Kale: It contains 55 known pesticide residues found by the USDA Pesticide Data Program. Out of the 55 pesticide residues, there ... 1. Apples: They contain 42 known pesticide residues found by the USDA Pesticide Data Program. Out of the 42 pesticide residues ...
  http://www.greenmedinfo.com/blog/foods-contain-highest-amount-pesticides
*  Pesticides Increase Incidence of ADHD
And the most recent studies by the USDA found pesticide residues on over 70 percent of the fruits and vegetables tested. To ... since low-level exposure to pesticides and pesticide residues in food is quite common.' ... Of course, pesticide residues do more than trigger hyperactivity. A study earlier this year, in fact, found a link between ... But hasn't the FDA repeatedly assured us that pesticide residue levels on our food are so low that they present no health ...
  http://preventdisease.com/news/10/093010_pesticides_ADHD.shtml
*  What's On My Food :: Pesticides on Sweet Bell Peppers
Pesticide Data Program (PDP). 3. Punzi, JS, Lamont, M, Haynes, D, Epstein, RL, USDA Pesticide Data Program: Pesticide Residues ... 53 Pesticide Residues Found by the USDA Pesticide Data Program1,2,3 ... Pesticide Residues Found in Sweet Bell Peppers:. What Pesticide?. How Often is it Found?6. Conventional vs. Organic. Toxicity7 ... 2. All pesticide residue results on this page and elsewhere on the WhatsOnMyFood website were obtained by the United Stated ...
  http://www.whatsonmyfood.org/food.jsp?food=PP
*  AmeriScan: November 27, 2002
EWG is calling on the USDA to formally recognize the safety advantage of reduced pesticide exposure offered by organic food. On ... on pesticide residues found on produce. The website offers the first interactive tool allowing consumers to select specific ... allies at USDA continue to claim that all pesticides in food are completely safe and that food without chemical pesticides is ... the USDA emphasizes that "USDA makes no claims that organically produced food is safer or more nutritious than conventionally ...
  http://ens-news.com/ens/nov2002/2002-11-27-09.asp
*  Chemical-Free Home Orchards - Organic Gardening - MOTHER EARTH NEWS
Commercial apples have 47 pesticide residues per USDA's pesticide data program, (https://www.ewg.org/foodnews/index.php), so ...
  https://www.motherearthnews.com/organic-gardening/chemical-free-home-orchards-zbcz1702
*  Everything You Should Know About Bananas
Peeled bananas are generally tainted with very few pesticide residues, according to USDA analyses, probably because those ... The pesticide procedure is believed to use 35 pounds of pesticide per acre, which is dramatically more than other crops (van ... In 2012 USDA scientists found just four fungicides on bananas they analyzed, compared to 10 on plums (USDA 2012b). ... According to the USDA, in 2012, the U.S. imported 9,589 million pounds of bananas. More than 95 percent of the bananas are ...
  https://www.organiclifestylemagazine.com/issue/16-everything-you-should-know-about-bananas
*  The Things We Get: October 2009
A recent study conducted by the Chicago Tribune and the USDA found significant pesticide residues on fruits and vegetables. ... voted to move catfish inspections and regulation from the FDA to USDA as part of the 2008 Farm Bill. USDA Secretary Vilsack, ... While the USDA currently inspects and ensures the safety of all meat and poultry products sold in the United States, it does ... "Pesticides used in growing produce are designed to be waterproof in order to remain effective after it rains. To successfully ...
  http://tastecincinnati-food.blogspot.com/2009/10/
*  November 9, 2011 at 10:39 am
... spreads about the lessened effects on the environment from sustainable farming and the human body from eliminating pesticide ... The USDA found nearly 84% of spinach had pesticide residue, making it the most contaminated green. The price of organic spinach ... USDA) in 2010 also showed at least one of 30 pesticide residues. Peeling a conventional pear will reduce chemical exposure ... USDA data showed 68% of conventional bell peppers were coated with pesticides. As with all produce, washing will help remove ...
  http://www.toptenz.net/top-ten-organic-produce-worth-buying.php
*  Nouvelle page 4
action levels: 1. Regulatory levels recommended by EPA for enforcement by FDA and USDA when pesticide residues occur in food or ... Also includes gra in, vegetable, and fruit harvest residue. agrochemical: Synthetic chemicals (pesticide and fertilizers) used ... herbicide: A pesticide designed to control or kill plants, weeds, or grasses. Almost 70% of all pesticide used by farmers and ... active ingredient: In any pesticide product, the component that kills, or otherwise controls, target pests. Pesticides are ...
  http://vietsciences.free.fr/tuvung/environment.htm
*  Potato: Facts, Discussion Forum, and Encyclopedia Article
analysis of USDA and FDA pesticide residue tests performed from 2000 through 2008, 84% of the 2,216 tested potato samples ... as organic were sprayed with a copper pesticide. Copper pesticide. A copper pesticide is a copper compound used as a pesticide ... While this is a very low value of pesticide residue, it is the highest amongst the 50 vegetables analyzed.. Health. Due to ... and the average was 1.29 detectable unique pesticide traces per sample. The average quantity of all pesticide traces found in ...
  http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Potato
*  EnviroLink Forum • View topic - Organic huh?
USDA) Pesticide Data Program, residues of these organophosphate pesticides are still routinely detected in food items commonly ... USDA Pesticide Data Program,. 2012. and multiple years.. http://www.ams.usda.gov/AMSv1.0/science. Vandenberg et al., 2012.. " ... USDA Pesticide Data Program,. 2012. and multiple years.. http://www.ams.usda.gov/AMSv1.0/science. Vandenberg et al., 2012.. " ... including the fact that organic produce has fewer pesticide residues; however, such facts were buried in the presentation of ...
  http://www.envirolink.org/forum/viewtopic.php?p=187311
*  Archive - Article | Ruston Daily Leader
... the USDA has found in strawberries residue of 45 pesticides. That is a lot of chemical residue.. The website lists the name and ... Recently, I was made aware of a website where you can see data on pesticides in our foods. The website is: www.whatsonmyfood. ... Taking action on pesticides Submitted by Ruston Leader on Sat, 04/18/2015 - 6:34pm ... percentage amount of each pesticide. It is mind boggling.. Of the 45, six are known or probable carcinogens, 16 suspected ...
  https://rustonleader.com/archive/article?page=1115&mini=calendar-date_sport%252F2013-02
*  Apples Top 'Dirty Dozen' Produce List: Should You Be Concerned? | SELF
To come up with their lists, EWG researchers analyzed annual pesticide residue tests conducted by the USDA and Food and Drug ... and then analyzing them for remaining pesticide residues,' says Congleton. 'This means that the residues detected could be ... The rest of the dirty dozen is as follows, in order of the amount of pesticide residue:. -Celery. -Sweet bell peppers. -Peaches ... and veggies with the highest levels of pesticide residue, released today by the Environmental Working Group (EWG).. ...
  https://www.self.com/story/apples-top-dirty-dozen-produce-list-should-you-be-concerned
*  235. Dioxathion (WHO Pesticide Residues Series 2)
... residues in meat and milk. ARS 33 - 63 ARS-USDA. Corneliussen, P.E. (1970) Pesticide residues in total diet samples. Pesticides ... 1970) Pesticide residues in the total diet in England and Wales, 1966-1967. III. Organophosphorus pesticide residues in the ... Party of Experts on Pesticide Residues and the WHO Expert Committee on Pesticide Residues. FAO Ag. Studies No. 78: WHO Tech. ... No residues were found in any muscular tissue. Nature and stability of dioxathion residues Studies of dioxathion residues on ...
  http://www.inchem.org/documents/jmpr/jmpmono/v072pr13.htm
*  Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Archives - Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog
USDA Cancels Plans to Test for Glyphosate Residues in U.S. Food this Year. (Beyond Pesticides, March 28, 2017) The U.S. ... USDA Approves 2,4-D-Tolerant (GE) Crops. (Beyond Pesticides, September 19, 2014) The pesticide treadmill continues to turn with ... USDA had tested soybeans for glyphosate residue in 2011, finding that 90% of samples contained residues between .26 ppm and ... FDA and USDA Should Strengthen Pesticide Residue Monitoring Programs and Further Disclose Monitoring Limitations, issued last ...
  https://beyondpesticides.org/dailynewsblog/category/diseasehealth-effects/non-hodgkins-lymphoma/
*  Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog 2,4-D Archives - Page 2 of 5 - Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog
FDA and USDA Should Strengthen Pesticide Residue Monitoring Programs and Further Disclose Monitoring Limitations, issued last ... Report Finds Pesticide Residues in Hawaii's Waterways. (Beyond Pesticides, May 28, 2014) A statewide pilot pesticide sampling ... Pesticide Drift, Pesticide Regulation, Pesticide Residues, State/Local, Take Action , No Comments » ... Pesticide Residues on Foods Shown to Affect Sperm Quality. (Beyond Pesticides, April 1, 2015) According to a new study from ...
  http://beyondpesticides.org/dailynewsblog/category/chemicals/24-d/page/2/
*  Action level - Wikipedia
USDA when pesticide residues occur in food or feed commodities for reasons other than the direct application of the pesticide. ... As opposed to "tolerances" which are established for residues occurring as a direct result of proper usage, action levels are ... set for inadvertent residues resulting from previous legal use or accidental contamination. In the Superfund program, the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Action_level