Friday, July 31, 2009

Keep pets clear of pesticides...And More

Study: Home Pesticides Linked to Childhood Cancer
Daily Green
There is no evidence that the cancer is caused directly by pesticide exposure -- but it does present the first evidence of a linkage in a non-agricultural ...
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Flea and Tick Collars Leave Toxic Pesticide Residue
San Francisco Chronicle
In a finding that shouldn't come as a surprise, but nonetheless sounds alarming, a new study has found that flea and tick collars leave a toxic pesticide ...
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Pesticides Linked To Child Cancer Cases
WYFF4.com
Researchers say that children with a form of cancer known as ALL -- which usually develops between the ages of 3 and 7 -- had a higher level of pesticides ...
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Pesticides Linked To Child Cancer Cases
WYFF4.com
Researchers say that children with a form of cancer known as ALL -- which usually develops between the ages of 3 and 7 -- had a higher level of pesticides ...
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Keep pets clear of pesticides
The Desert Sun
Animal experts want pet owners to remember not to expose their dogs and cats to the pesticides that are used to kill cockroaches, ants and other household ...
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Report: Pesticides hurting Bay, need closer look
Baltimore Sun
A group of advocates and experts is warning that pesticide pollution from farm fields and households is contributing to the Chesapeake Bay's decline, ...
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Pesticide-leukemia link: study
Straits Times
WASHINGTON - PATIENTS with childhood leukemia have elevated levels of household pesticides in their urine, according to a new study by the Georgetown ...
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At Time of Conception, It's Man and Woman...and 300 Manmade Chemicals
San Francisco Chronicle
His research focuses on one potential problem caused by one subset of the chemicals intruding on our love-making: pesticides. When pesticides are used ...
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Ignore the FSA, It is still better to buy organic
Telegraph.co.uk
There is also the question of pesticide use. More than 400 chemicals are available to non-organic farmers, who are policed by the Pesticide Residues ...
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Pesticide behind park death
Calcutta Telegraph
Ranchi, July 29: A college girl, who died after a drink at Rock Garden yesterday, according to doctors had in fact consumed pesticide. ...
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St. John's Daily Spray Advisory

My Past Articles

More enforcement needed for pesticide spray regulations
The Western Star (Corner Brook) - Final - 10-01-2002 - 413 words
Karen Griffin - Judie Squires says someone needs to patrol the companies that spray residential areas for pesticides because she's observed nine violations of the Environmental Protection Act in her Paradise neighborhood alone


Spray woes: Province falling down on monitoring pesticides
The Telegram (St. John's) - Final - 10-01-2002 - 253 words
Judie Squires - environment to become poisoned? A temporary ban on all residential pesticides has to be put into place, to protect us, our wildlife and our environment as a whole. Judie Squires Paradise


Government lax on cosmetic pesticide regulation: advocate
The Telegram (St. John's) - 08-28-2004 - 613 words
Stokes Sullivan, Deana - Despite increased awareness about adverse health effects from pesticides, Judie Squires, a member of the Pesticide Working Group of Newfoundland and Labrador, isn't optimistic the province will ban cosmetic use


Woman doesn't expect cosmetic pesticide ban any time soon
The Western Star (Corner Brook) - 08-30-2004 - 712 words
Stokes Sullivan, Deana - Despite increased awareness about adverse health effects from pesticides, Judie Squires, a member of the Pesticide Working Group of Newfoundland and Labrador, isn't optimistic that the province will ban the


Province lagging behind in pesticide control
The Telegram (St. John's) - 09-04-2005 - 496 words
Squires, Judie - it to do is to prohibit the cosmetic use of synthetic pesticides altogether in order to protect our citizens and the environment. Judie Squires writes from Portugal Cove-St. Philip's


The two sides to pesticide use
The Telegram (St. John's) - 07-16-2006 - 781 words
Judie Squires - health of your families. When Canada's most respected health authorities tell us pesticides threaten our health, we should all be listening. Judie Squires writes from Portugal Cove-St. Philip's


Inquiry implicates BTk
The Telegram (St. John's) - 06-24-2006 - 353 words
DEANA STOKES SULLIVAN - of trees. The live spores can be inhaled by humans and animals exposed to BT. Judie Squires, secretary of the Northeast Avalon Group of the Sierra Club, says despite claims that


Delayed pesticide laws 'disappointing'
The Telegram (St. John's) - 06-24-2006 - 833 words
DEANA STOKES SULLIVAN - at the end of this year. These products will only be sold to certified dealers. Judie Squires, secretary of the newly formed Northeast Avalon Group of the Sierra Club, isn't


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Time for provincial lawn pesticide regulation
The Telegram (St. John's) - 03-14-2009 - 419 words
pesticides. Please join me in lobbying our province for a pesticide ban Judie Squires Portugal Cove...

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