The unseen carcinogenic danger lurking in New York City’s public parks – The Guardian

The unseen carcinogenic danger lurking in New York City’s public parks Opinion piece by Ben Kallos, June 6, 2019, The Guardian City councilman Ben Kallos … Read more


by Jim Mann What would the public think about a multi-billion dollar conglomerate that filed a bogus lawsuit against a frail and elderly 80 year-old … Read more

New Book: The Fight Against Monsanto’s Roundup: The Politics of Pesticides by No Spray Coalition’s Mitchel Cohen

THE FIGHT AGAINST MONSANTO’S ROUNDUP The Politics of Pesticides Written and edited by M i t c h e l     C o h e … Read more

Study: You are not Gluten Intolerant; You are Glyphosate Intolerant

Study blames Roundup herbicide for gluten intolerance and celiac disease epidemic From Get Holistic Health: “Celiac disease, and, more generally, gluten intolerance, is a growing … Read more

Coconut-Derived Insect Repellent More Effective Than Hazardous DEET

Coconut-Derived Insect Repellent More Effective than the Hazardous DEET Via Beyond Pesticides, November 6, 2018 Scientists working for USDA’s Agricultural Research Service in Lincoln, Nebraska … Read more

New Mosquito Spraying “Events”: Toxic Pesticides to be Sprayed by Truck August 22 & 23 in Queens, Bronx, Brooklyn (2X)

Bronx map of areas for pesticide spraying[/caption]Yet again, New York City will be spraying dozens of neighborhoods across three boroughs with toxic pesticides on Wednesday, … Read more

Staten Island to be Sprayed with Toxic Pesticides This Evening, August 16th; In Four Boroughs Larvaciding by Helicopter Aug. 16, 17, 20

New York City has scheduled pesticide spraying by truck this evening, Thursday, August 16th between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. in Staten Island. Areas to … Read more

New York City Spraying Harmful & Carcinogenic Pesticides in Brooklyn Tonight | Unchecked Spray “Program” Now in 19th Year

When will this toxic pesticide spraying end? Large sections of Brooklyn will be sprayed this evening, August 9th. The pesticide spraying program for West Nile … Read more

Rachel Carson on Malathion, “Dangerous Interactions” between Pesticides

An important note from Rachel Carson’s seminal book, Silent Spring, released in 1962: A NOTE FROM RACHEL CARSON Malathion, another of the organic phosphates, is … Read more

No Spray Coalition Condemns De Blasio Admin for Toxic Pesticide Spraying; 18th Year of Harmful Spraying for West Nile Virus

Pesticide Spraying Harms Human Health, Animals, Beneficial Insects, Entire Eco System   The New York City Department of Health began its 18th year of pesticide … Read more

SPRAY VS. NO SPRAY: Comparative Analysis of 14 Cities Which Spray Pesticides for West Nile Virus Vs. Those That Don’t

Analysis shows no Increase in Occurrence of West Nile Virus in Cities That Do Not Spray Pesticides The No Spray Nashville group analyzed data based … Read more

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Victory! Oregon County Votes to Ban Aerial Pesticide Spraying

Lincoln County (Oregon) Bans Aerial Pesticide Spraying Voters vote YES on Measure 21-177 in narrow victory over pesticide companies First electoral ban of pesticides in … Read more

“Beneficial” Insects act as Alternative to Harmful & Toxic Pesticides

At the No Spray Coalition, we try to be inclusive to all beings while recognizing that there are instances where some are more “wanted” than … Read more

Spray Truck Spews Pesticides in Brooklyn


City Still Using Pesticides Despite 2005 Law Banning Them By Elah Feder | August 10, 2015 City Limits JJ Harrison Anvil 10+10, the insecticide used … Read more

Remembering Valerie Sheppard, co-founder of NoSpray Coalition

VALERIE SHEPPARD August 24 1953 – July 16, 2004 Valerie was a founding member of the No Spray Coalition — that’s how I first met … Read more

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How Essential Oils Keep Mosquitoes Away in a Non-Toxic, Natural Way | Alternative to Harmful Pesticides

Via GreenMedInfo, some great information on Essential Oils as a way to keep mosquitoes away in a non-toxic, natural manner: Essential Oils Proven to Send … Read more

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Fact Sheet on NALED Insecticide Being Sprayed for Zika

NALED Insecticide Fact Sheet [Original page on this site can be found here – go there to see many comments.] Naled is an insecticide in … Read more

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Dr. Jeffrey Dach: Is it Zika Virus or Glyphosate Exposure?

Is It Zika Virus or Glyphosate Exposure ? by Jeffrey Dach MD The news media has been reporting the Zika virus as the cause of … Read more

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From Dr. Mercola: Zika: Brazil Admits It’s Not the Virus

Zika: Brazil Admits It’s Not the Virus, August 16, 2016 By Dr. Joseph Mercola Amidst growing fear-based propaganda warning of the threat of Zika virus … Read more

Map West Nile Zika Pesticide Spraying August 2016 NYC

Site: New York City sprays the Dominicans and Puerto Ricans for “Zika prevention” and West Nile virus

From the War Against All Puerto Ricans site, New York City sprays the Dominicans and Puerto Ricans for “Zika prevention: At 3:20 a.m. on August … Read more


PHOTO BY JULIE LARSEN MAHER Not kidding around: Prospect Park-goers can watch these goats gobble up invasive species in Brooklyn’s backyard until October. Enabling goats … Read more

Anti-Pesticides Activists Release Interactive Map Showing Where New York City Sprays Monsanto’s Cancer-Causing “RoundUp” | Action February 16th at Parks Department HQ

Anti-Pesticides Activists Release Interactive Map Showing Where New York City Sprays Monsanto’s Cancer-Causing “RoundUp” Action TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2016 2:30 P.M. Stop Shopping Choir and … Read more

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Stop the Poisoning of New York City Parks [Petition Against Glyphosate/Roundup]

A new petition has been started to get glyphosate, known commercially as Roundup, out of New York City Parks by NYC-based The Black Institute. Despite … Read more

Sign the Petition: Stop Spraying toxic pesticides! Decrease cancer and asthma rates and save the pollinators!!

To sign the petition, CLICK HERE We, the undersigned, sincerely request an end to the use of harmful pesticides, Anvil 10+10 and Dibrum. These are … Read more

In the News: Fighting West Nile Virus Shouldn’t Mean Poisoning People (Newsweek)

From this week’s Newsweek: Fighting West Nile Virus Shouldn’t Mean Poisoning People by Kristin Wartman On September 21, at around 9 p.m., Keegan Stephan was … Read more