runoff pollutes ground and surface waters, which threatens the
safety of our aquatic environments and drinking water supplies.
Read about why you should be concerned.
have a lawn care service, the pages here will provide some tips
that can help reduce pesticide use. Ask your lawn
care provider about an organic program for your lawn.
day of every week we are continuing in this country to expose children
to chemicals whose toxicity is simply not known. As a pediatrician,
I urge parents to think carefully about the choices they make, especially
Dr. Philip Landrigan, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
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This project is a cooperative effort with the Towns of Acton, Ayer, Boxborough, Carlisle, Chelmsford, Concord, Groton, Harvard, Littleton, Westford, the North Central Regional Solid Waste Cooperative and local business partners. Materials developed under a grant from the Toxics Use Reduction Institute at UMass Lowell.
January 20, 2005