Massachusetts

PEERMail: Aerial Spraying PFAS in Massachusetts

by Tim Whitehouse | November 30, 2020
Massachusetts communities struggle with PFAS contamination in their water supplies. One source of this contamination could be insecticides ...

Op-Ed | Should We Stop Spraying for Mosquitoes During the Pandemic?

by Kyla Bennett | October 7, 2020
Should we be using pesticides when spraying for mosquitoes that may compromise someone’s respiratory system during a pandemic ...

Massachusetts Concedes Aerial Spraying Largely Ineffective

by Kirsten Stade | July 7, 2020
Half of Spray Events Kill Zero Mosquitos; No Proof of Disease Reduction ...

Massachusetts Struggles for Safe, Effective Mosquito Control 

by Kirsten Stade | June 2, 2020
Governor’s Arbovirus Proposal Much Improved but Big Questions Remain ...

Sewage Spills Pose COVID-19 Risks  

by Kirsten Stade | May 5, 2020
Overflows into Drinking Water Sources May Create New Infection Vectors ...