News releases

Attention Journalists

For more information or to set up an interview with one of our experts, please contact either:

Patrick Davis
Press Officer
202-222-0744
pdavis@foe.org

Erin Jensen
Press Officer
202-222-0722
ejensen@foe.org

Our news releases are where you can find some of the latest news and breaking updates from our campaigns for climate and energy solutions, safe food and technology, healthy oceans and ecosystems and economic policies that put people before polluters, as well as statements on behalf of our organization made by our president, Erich Pica.

Journalists who wish to arrange an interview or to acquire more information are encouraged to contact our media team at the phone number and email address in the box to the right.

Thousands of consumers show love for bees on Valentine’s Day, demand Ace Hardware and True Value stop selling bee-killing pesticides

Feb. 14, 2017 / Posted by: Kate Colwell / Categories: Food and Technology, News Releases / Tags: Bees, Neonicotinoids

5,000+ people across the country deliver valentines to retailers urging them to “show bees some love” WASHINGTON, D.C. — This Valentine’s week, over 5,000 people coast-to-coast are swarming Ace Hardware and True Value store...

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Millions of dead bees, millions more signatures highlight threat to bees & other pollinators

Jun. 22, 2016 / Posted by: Katherine Berko / Categories: Food and Technology, News Releases / Tags: Bees, Neonicotinoids, Save-the-bees; keep-hives-alive

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A truck full of dead bees will make its final stop at a rally outside the headquarters of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency this afternoon, culminating a coast-to-coast tour to raise awareness about recent massive d...

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