Thursday, August 27, 2009

ecosmart Warns Parents That Children Face Toxic Threats In Schools ...And More

Montville families stays off the grass due to high pesticide levels
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com
Jennifer Brown/The Star-LedgerA yard on Bonnieview Lane in Montville, where many areas are too dangerous to play or garden on due to pesticides. ...
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US Drinking Water and Watersheds Widely Contaminated by Hormone ...
Common Dreams (press release)
CHICAGO - August 24 - A widely used pesticide known to impact wildlife development and, potentially, human health has contaminated watersheds and drinking ...
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Group hopes for nontoxic education over toxic spray
Estes Park Trail-Gazette
They ask why pesticide recipes should be protected. Active ingredients in pesticides kill the fungi, they say; all the other ingredients are hidden and may ...
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ecosmart Warns Parents That Children Face Toxic Threats In Schools ...
PR Web (press release)
In addition to learning about the harm that toxic chemical pesticides can cause, parents should also become educated about the School Environmental ...
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'Scary symptoms' after sprayings; time to move?
San Francisco Chronicle
The pesticides can be removed with a good cleaning, but it may not be enough to satisfy someone with acute sensitivity to chemicals. ...
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Fumes sicken deputies
Florida Today
"Their detectors were picking up traces of a chemical found in pesticides," said Orlando Dominguez, spokesman for Brevard County Fire-Rescue. ...
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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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