Pesticide Advocacy

HCP Advocacy Toolkit

There are many ways to advocate for yourself, your family, and your community to minimize your risk of pesticide exposures.  The national organization, Beyond Pesticides, is a world leader in pesticide reduction advocacy and provides an extensive online database of excellent resources to help you formulate an advocacy plan, either for your home landscape, school district or municipality. This toolkit provides helpful materials and resources to assist you in your advocacy efforts. Click here for the rest of the page.

Resources

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Beyond Pesticides State

Preemption Law

The pesticides approved in organic farming are largely natural ones, though a limited amount of synthetic substances are permitted.

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Pesticides

& Playing Fields

The pesticides approved in organic farming are largely natural ones, though a limited amount of synthetic substances are permitted

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Puppy Portrait

Healthy Communities Municipal Letter

Hormones are known to be important in breast cancer. Research is evolving which suggests there are times over a woman’s lifespan when she is more at risk from exposures to things in her environment.

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Puppy Portrait

Pesticides & Your Health

Hormones are known to be important in breast cancer. Research is evolving which suggests there are times over a woman’s lifespan when she is more at risk from exposures to things in her environment.

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Team Meeting

Guide to Developing Effective Advocacy Campaigns

The basic premise of this guide is that inclusive, horizontal, and participatory leadership and communication styles help create more sustainable and effective partnerships of individuals who mobilize around a shared vision for advocacy.

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WBCC Chemicals and Breast Cancer Statement

Hormones are known to be important in breast cancer. Research is evolving which suggests there are times over a woman’s lifespan when she is more at risk from exposures to things in her environment.

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Puppy Portrait

Healthy Communities Neighbor Letter

Hormones are known to be important in breast cancer. Research is evolving which suggests there are times over a woman’s lifespan when she is more at risk from exposures to things in her environment.

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Puppy Portrait

Lawn Pesticides Facts & Figures

Hormones are known to be important in breast cancer. Research is evolving which suggests there are times over a woman’s lifespan when she is more at risk from exposures to things in her environment.

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Resources

OCA is an online and grassroots 501(c)3 nonprofit public interest organization, and the only organization in the U.S. focused exclusively on promoting the views and interests of the nation's estimated 50 million consumers of organically and socially responsibly produced food and other products.

The National Organic Coalition (NOC) is a national alliance of organizations working to provide a "Washington voice" for farmers, ranchers, environmentalists, consumers and industry members involved in organic agriculture.

The Green Team provides sustainable landscape solutions for properties in Southeastern Wisconsin, from residential homes to large commercial, municipal and educational facilities.

HCPA members are the household and commercial product companies who make and sell $180 billion annually of the products that clean, protect, maintain and disinfect our homes and workplaces.