US pesticide stewardship website set up
The US National Science Foundation’s Center for Integrated Pest Management (Raleigh, North Carolina) has established a website covering all aspects of pesticide stewardship. The site is aimed at those involved in the sale, storage or use of pesticides, including professionals and homeowners. It covers a wide range of issues, including the storage, handling and disposal of pesticides, and ways to avoid drift, run-off and leaching during and after application. The website address is: http://pesticidestewardship.org.