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Maine's New Fertilizer Law Cuts Back on Phosphorus

Article: Maine's New Fertilizer Law Cuts Back on Phosphorus

AUGUSTA, Maine, April 7, 2008 (ENS) – As surely as April showers bring May flowers, the lawn and garden care season is coming. This year, a new Maine law discouraging the use of lawn fertilizer that contains the nutrient phosphorus must be taken into consideration when planning yard care. Legislators passed the measure in an…

New Jersey Municipalities Gaining Control of Stormwater

Article: New Jersey Municipalities Gaining Control of Stormwater

TRENTON, New Jersey, February 18. 2008 (ENS) – A new report from the Department of Environmental Protection, DEP, demonstrates that New Jersey’s municipalities are making progress toward implementing programs that will reduce the impact of pollutants carried into the Garden State’s waterways through stormwater runoff. The report released last week shows that 532 of New…