GreenCAPE

Learn and Take Action


'From the right to know and the duty to inquire flows the obligation to act."
                                                                                                                           Sandra Steingraber



Contact Information:


NSTAR/Eversource Contacts to Call.


Directory of your elected State officials.

USA.gov - Directory of your elected Federal officials.


Write a letter to the Editor:


The Cape Cod Times on-line submission


.....If you feel that you don't know enough yet,

Get More Information


Read this article by Dr. Michael Surgan,

Chief Scientist in the Environmental Protection Bureau

of the NY State Attorney General's Office:

EPA Pesticide Registration: Our Safety in the Balance.



Learn about cancer rates and environmental issues in your town - visit the Massachusetts Health and Environment Information System (Mass HEIS) produced by Silent Spring Institute.


Food, Inc. - YouTube movie


Books:


In Harm's Way: Toxic Threats to Child Development .  A report by Greater Boston Physicians for Social Responsibility and Clean Water Fund, May 2000

Polluting Our Future: Chemical Pollution in the U.S. that Affects Child Development and Learning, by National Environmental Trust et al.


The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
by Michael Pollan, 2007
In Defense of Food: an eater's manifesto by Michael Pollan, 2008

Altering Eden - The Feminization of Nature by Deborah Cadbury, Oct. 1999, St. Martin¹s Press

Common Sense Pest Control - Least Toxic Solutions for Your Home, Garden, Pests and Community
, by William Olkowski, Sheila Daar, and Helen Olkowski, 1991, Taunton Press

Fateful Harvest: the True Story of a Small Town, a Global Industry and a Toxic Secret
by Duff Wilson, 2001, Harper Collins

Generations at Risk - Reproductive Health and the Environment by Ted Schettler, M.D., Gina Solomon, M.D., Maria Valenti, and Annette Huddle, 1999, MIT Press

Living Downstream - An Ecologist Looks at Cancer and the Environment by Sandra Steingraber, Ph.D., 1997, Addison-Wesley


Having Faith - An Exploration of the Intimate Ecology of Motherhood by Sandra Steingraber Ph.D., 2003, Berkley

Raising Elijah: Protecting Our Children in an Age of Environmental Crisis
by Sandra Steingraber Ph.D., 2011, Da Capo Press