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Glyphosate – Bad for Weeds but Also Bad for People and Pets

"Do I love my lawn more than I love my family and my neighbors?" Gardening guru Jeff Lowenfels asks a good question in his weekly column:  "Do I love my (weed-free) lawn more than I love my family and my neighbors?" Glyphosate, the main ingredient in Round-Up and other weed-and-feed formulations, is deadly to dandelions

Help ACAT Celebrate Rachel Carson’s Birthday!

Virtual event will feature environmental justice activists from Alaska and around the world You can sign up here. Rachel Carson's "Silent Spring," an exposé of the link between toxic pesticide DDT and the decline in songbird populations and other environmental harms, is widely regarded as the impetus for the rise of the global environmental movement.

Campaign to Protect Alaskans’ Drinking Water from PFAS Ramps Up

At least a dozen Alaskan communities have PFAS-contaminated drinking water . . . and Gov. Dunleavy has refused to help Read Pam Miller's Op-Ed in the Juneau Empire to learn more about how ACAT is helping Alaskans with toxic PFAS in their drinking water and the legislation that would begin to address the problem. Op-Ed