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- Daniel Webster

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MOFGA is an active participant in The Alliance for a Clean and Healthy Maine, a diverse coalition of twelve Maine-based organizations that have embarked upon a multi-year public health campaign to phase out the long-lived toxic chemicals that build up in the food web and our bodies. Through a series of strategic issue campaigns, the Alliance is targetting sources of persistent toxic chemicals to be replaced with safer alternatives. Over time, we will seek goverment and business commitments to phase out the entire class of persistent toxics in favor of clean production.

Visit The Alliance for a Clean and Healthy Maine website.

    

 MOFGA Public Policy Initiatives

Right To Know - GMO - Maine

Current Maine Legislation

MOFGA's Public Policy Committee

Pesticides Policy Reform

ME Board of Pesticides Control Reports

Federal Legislation

MOFGA Position Statements

Chemicals Policy Reform

Take Action - Get Involved: If you are interested in getting involved in MOFGA's Public Policy Committee work, please contact Heather Spalding, MOFGA's Interim Executive Director, by email at heathers@mofga.org or by phone at 207-568-4142.

 


  

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