All Ontario residents will now be able to enjoy healthy lawns as the province now has a ban on the cosmetic use of pesticides.
Healthy Natural Lawns
You can have a beautiful, healthy lawn without pesticides by practising natural lawn care. If haven't already been practicing natural lawn care, here are 10 tips to get you started.
The page provides the information of the use pesticides and their health issues such as reproductive effects, brain and nervous sytem effects, and cancer.
Dispose of leftover pesticides safely.
Unused pesticides should not be thrown out with regular garbage. Take them to your local Community Environment Day (runs April 4th to July 4th) or one of the City's Household Hazardous Waste Depots. Make sure to note the hours and days that the depots accept "household hazardous waste," which includes pesticides.
Calendar of natural lawn and garden care
In a pesticide-free lawn or garden, timing is everything. Learn natural tips for every season.