"Chemicals used on millions of lawns
across America could cause cancer, birth
defects, gene mutations and other maladies. One
chemical, 2, 4-D, a component in the Vietnam War defoliant Agent Orange, is now
used in about 1,500 lawn care products."
Source: DETROIT FREE PRESS 4.18.89
"Urban and suburban residents are
now subjected to more pesticide exposure than their rural counterparts."
Source: MOTHER EARTH NEWS No. 123