Be sure to contact the Environmental Protection Agency and the Poison Control Center, as well as seek medical attention after experiencing pesticide drift.
The victim of a spray drift incident often finds him or herself on the defensive.
The many problems associated with recognizing, treating and reporting pesticide drift exposures.
Learn how to identify pesticide drift on your property, and take action with these tips from Pesticide Action Network.
What is Pesticide Drift? “Pesticide drift” is the movement of a pesticide through the air away from the intended target. You might actually see the drift in the form of a mist. You may smell it. But it can be invisible and odorless. The spray may be applied from the back of a tractor — referred to as a “rig.” Or it may be applied from a spray plane or helicopter.
This post outlines the process when an inspector from your state regulatory agency visits your property to view pesticide damage.
This installment explains what complainants might encounter during the time between the State’s pesticide drift inspection and the results of this inspection.
How to report application violations of herbicide abuse.
Reporting Pesticide Drift outlines the steps you should take to report a pesticide incident to your state enforcement agency.
The Verdict discusses two possible findings of your spray drift incident after the State Enforcement Agency inspects your property.
What it means to stick up for yourself when you experience pesticide drift.
The different emotions you may experience as you deal with Pesticide Drift on your property or your person.
Learn how to request your “closed” complete pesticide complaint file from the State agency through the Freedom of Information Act.