Who’s protecting our children?
To the editor:
A whopping A1IO5M worth of toxic chemicals was applied at the end of August to the creek area at Abington Junior eigh School — one even listed “not for aquatic settings.” Others were combination chemicalsI where more than 4M percent of the mix was not named and still unknown as of this writingI and may never be known as FKHPLFDO FRPSDnLHV fiJKW for their rights to keep these secret (as with the fracking).
These inerts often carry their own caveats and are at times more dangerous than the active ingredients.
The school was given this information before allowing children to come plant in the soil last Saturday. But it felt compelled to maintain the plan as laid out and have the