Category Archives: La Paz

No More Methyl Iodide

This is such good news. Our Pitzer Alternative Spring Break action in Bakersfield, which included 25 students, held an informational action in Bakersfield calling for the banning of methyl iodide last Sunday. We held signs, UFW flags, and passed out 400 leaflets at Valley Plaza. My students will be excited to hear that methyl iodide has been removed nationwide.

Si Se Puede! Arysta pulls methyl iodide nationwide. Read UFW statement & see news clips.www.ufw.orgWe did it! We are proud to share a huge victory with you. We’ve just gotten word that Arysta LifeScience has pulled cancer-causing methyl iodide off the U.S. market. This announcement means the end of the use in…