Appeal to your representative Senators!
Toxic chemicals surround us. We envelope ourselves and our children in toxic perfumed laundry detergents; we smear our bodies and hair with untested creams, gels and shampoos. We further damage our health with pesticides used in lawn and garden care, and in agriculture. It is time for legislation to replace the never adequate and very outdated Toxics Substances Control Act. To view each entry, just click on the title or link(s) within each entry.
Wednesday, January 12, 2011
One of the most concise and helpful groups for understanding the subject of toxic lawn chemicals is the Toxics Action Center, an advocacy group I have had the pleasure of working with this past year during New Hampshire's push for state legislation to regulate pesticide use on school grounds and playing fields.