News, Articles, Reports


Review of Toxicity of NAU Herbicides to Humans
This comprehensive literature review by NAU student Erin Miller reviews the scientific data on the toxicity to humans of the herbicides used on the NAU Mountain Campus. Erin graduated in 2012 with a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry.
UC Boulder Pesticide-free Turf Plan
John Morris, NAU's Associate Vice President of Facility Services, was a member of a University of Colorado task force that developed this plan to transition UC Boulder to a pesticide-free grounds management program.

Success Stories

Takoma Park, Maryland outlaws cosmetic lawn pesticides

Boulder city manager pulls Roundup weed killer

Organic Lawns

The Last Lawn

Organic: The old college try

Compost Tea Gets Mainstream Plug

Epidemic Destroying Your Gut Flora

Herbicide Hazards

Thick Green Lawns and Canine Malignant Lymphoma

Weed killer causes animal shape changes

Roundup research shows plant, soil problems

The Growing Menace from Superweeds

Roundup Birth Defects

Herbicide Proves Deadly to Humans

Researchers find levels of herbicide in water

Herbicide Goes Rogue

Epidemic Destroying Your Gut Flora

Glyphosate Factsheet