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Pesticide Free Zone

Working to change the way people view the use of pesticides.


The Prevention & Removal of Bed Bug video will return.

January 9, 2018



No school should be using Round-up or Glyphosate containing pesticides on their campus! Join the effort in your community to remove this chemical from children's lives
Steps: 1) Attend a School Board meeting and ask questions.
2) If they use Round-up, glyphosate containing pesticides or any pesticides ask that they stop and utilize Integrated Pest Management Practices (IPM) and you can send this letter
3) Have fellow parents and concerned community members sign the attached letter and present it to the members of your school board and explaing how you want to protect your child and all children.
4) Ask that the attached resolution be enacted by your school board and followed.

Make all children safe in their schools.





Mill Valley, CA

Learn more about glyphosate and what it is doing to us and our environment. View this presentation by researcher and health advocate Ms. Lori Grace.

In 2015 the World Health Organization designated glyphosate a probable carconigen and California should put it on the Proposition 65 list in 2016.

What's up with Round-up

Novato, CA On September 16, 2014 the City Council of Novato adopted an Integrated Pest Management Policy that called for a reduction in the reliance of pesticides and banned the use in playgrounds and picnic table areas. Read the entire policy.
South Orange, NJ
Congratulations to South Orange, NJfor their pesticide-free park initiative and being recognized as a Sustainable Community through their actions. Read more about this April 1, 2010 action that was no joke.
Hamilton Township, NJ On Sept 15, 2009 Hamilton Township passed an IPM & pesticide-free parks ordinance. Pictured from lest to right: Council members Thomas Goodwin, Kevin Meara, Kelly Yaede (President), David Kenny, Dennis Pone and NJ Environmental Federation's Jane Nogaki. Read the press release.
Bernards Township, NJ Bernards Township's happy citizens the day Pleasant Valley Park became a pesticide free park
Read the stories about the decision of this forward-thinking community.

Read the story about the woman who made it all happen, Jane Nogaki
The reason wheat is so toxic

Read the factual account by Sarah, the Healthy Home Economist of why so many people seem to have gluten problems. It may not be the gluten but what they are spraying on the wheat to harvest more easily.

The Real Reason Wheat is Toxic.doc

Sign designed by Joe Draeghert and property of the Pesticide Free Zone Campaign

Board of Directors

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For the latest informaion on insect repellents, and please do not use Deet. check out this web page:

Recipient of the 
2004 Focus on Turtle Island Award


Free download of informational brochures
PDF files in Spanish and English

Your Body ............. Su Cuerpo
Your Child ...............Sus Hijos
Your Home ...............Su Casa
Your Lawn ..............Su Jardin
What is a Pesticide Free Zone (English only)
Why Protect Bees? (English only)


We suggest the back of yard signs have these word along 
with information where to get help: 


This location welcomes
butterflies, birds, babies & bare feet!

Pesticide Free Zone, Inc.
P.O. Box 824
Kentfield, CA 94914-0824
888/590-3993 or 415/459-1391 phone
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Last update August 15, 2018