Sub_Issue | Pesticide Action Network
Reclaiming the future of food and farming


Schools & Playgrounds

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Kids on playground

Playgrounds, daycare centers and schools: every parent hopes these are safe places, where children can flourish and grow. Unfortunately, pesticides used in and near schools and playgrounds can make children an unintended ‘frontline community,’ exposing them to dangerous chemicals just when their developing brains and bodies are especially vulnerable.