Maine Voices: Maine needs leaders in Washington to support the Safe Chemicals Act
An outdated federal law should be modernized for the safety of people here and all over the nation. By LISA POHLMANNAUGUSTA - Rachel Carson's book "Silent Spring," published 50 years ago in 1962, was the spark that ignited America's environmental movement.
Her resounding message in "Silent Spring" was that the land, water and all living creatures were in danger from the widespread application of toxic pesticides.
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