Daily Herald opinion: Turning to chemicals to combat weeds takes a toll on the environment

  • Dandelions can be unsightly, but attacking them with chemicals comes with risks to the environment.

      Dandelions can be unsightly, but attacking them with chemicals comes with risks to the environment. Rick West | Staff Photographer

 
Updated 5/11/2022 11:44 AM
This editorial represents the consensus opinion of The Daily Herald Editorial Board.

Suburban homeowners take great pride in their lush, green lawns, but using chemicals to keep weeds at bay has repercussions for the environment, this Daily Herald editorial states.

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