WAMC New York News
4:24 pm
Tue May 25, 2004

Schools Aren't Telling State About Pesticide Use

Boston, MA – According to a Massachusetts law, all schools and day care centers are required to let the state know how and when they're using pesticides. Schools in turn pass some of that information onto parents. The law was intended to reduce the amount of chemicals children are exposed to while at school, but a recent audit of the law showed most schools are not complying.