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Child Safe Playing Fields Act Takes A Step Closer to Reality in New Jersey

A legislative committee in New Jersey has approved legislation that would allow the state to join New York and Connecticut with laws that would protect schoolchildren from pesticide exposures. If approved by the entire legislature, the law would ban products like Roundup and weed ‘n feed from school grounds.

Here’s the story:
http://njtoday.net/2011/12/15/bill-to-protect-school-children-from-pesticide-exposure-advanced-by-assembly-committee/.

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An international leader of the green movement, Mr. Tukey is a journalist, author, filmmaker, TV host, activist and award-winning public speaker, who is widely recognized as North America's leading advocate for landscape sustainability and toxic pesticide reduction strategies.

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