Chemical Reaction Support
Do you react to common chemicals, such as perfume, petrochemicals, carpeting?
A support group meets occasionally in Maryland and Northern Virginia sharing information on everyday toxins, helpful advice, and social support.
Location: The Maryland City Library, 3501 Russett Common, Laurel, MD.
DIRECTIONS: From the Baltimore-Washington Parkway, head west on Route 198 less than 1/4 mile, then turn right at the first traffic light onto Russett Green East. Go past the Wal-Mart entrance, then turn left onto Russett Common. The library is on the left. Do not come via I-95, as Rt. 198 through Laurel is slow.
May 18, September 28, October 26, and November 16. All these are Saturday meetings from 2 pm until 4:45 pm.
For information via internet, email firstname.lastname@example.org.Please! Do not wear fragrances to any group events, including personal care products or detergents!About the CSDA
The CSDA (Chemical Sensitivity Disorders Association) is a national group with many members in Virginia and Maryland. Please contribute annually to CSDA, 7308 Cedar Avenue, Takoma Park, MD 20912. Include your email address so that you will receive email newsletters with details of meetings.
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New Trends Publishing: Sally Fallon Morell, MA
Pesticide Watch (in California)
Weston Price Foundation - Food, Farming, & Healing
The Rainforest Site (Click to Give)
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Comments on USDA Gypsy Moth Management Environmental Impact Statement
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including Comments on Pesticide (tebufenozide) by D. Goode and J. Goode (PDF)
- Maryland Pesticide Networks (MPN) Comments
- Maryland PTA Comments
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- Letter to Secretary Richardson on Saving Money and Health by not Spraying
Other Pesticide Spraying
- West Nile Control Program
- Notes on Maryland and Delaware Mosquito Spraying
- Maryland Mosquito ControlRelated Link: Maryland Mosquito Control
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