Notification of the Use of Pesticides
(This notice should be received at least 72 hours prior to pesticide use)
Date: April 19, 2017
To: Parents/guardians of students, and staff of FIELDSTONE MIDDLE SCHOOL
From: The School IPM Coordinator: BRIAN MARSHALL Phone Number: 201-391-6226
This notice is to advise you that the following pesticides will be used at Fieldstone Middle School
Location of the pesticide application: Fieldstone Middle School School Front and Side Lawns
Reason for the pesticide application: Fertilizer
If an indoor application, the date and time it is planned: not applicable
If an outdoor application, 3 dates must be listed, in chronological order, on which the outdoor application may take place if the preceding date is canceled.
DATE_April 21, 2017 DATE April 22, 2017 ___ DATE TBD
Description of the possible adverse effects of the pesticides as per the Material Safety Data Sheets for the pesticides to be used, if available:
May cause eye irritation on contact, may be harmful if inhaled repeatedly over prolonged periods, suspected of causing cancer by prolonged/repeated inhalation.
Pesticide product label instructions and precautions related to Public Safety.
Fertilizer may be harmful to aquatic life with short term effects, causing algal bloom and increased BOD, depending on the amount released.
Note: as required by law, we are advising you of the following statement:
The Office of Pesticide Programs of the United States Environmental Protection Agency has stated:
“Where possible, persons who potentially are sensitive, such as pregnant women, infants, and children, should avoid any unnecessary pesticide exposure.”