ARLINGTON, MA: "Seasonal Leaf Blower Ban Approved" - May 15, 2012 Read
FRAMINGHAM, MA: "Seasonal Ban Up For Vote" - Apr 22, 2012 Read
GREENWICH, CT: "Proposed Ban Spawns Debate" - June 7, 2011 Read
KEY WEST, FL: "Leaf Blower Ban On Agenda" - June 2, 2011 Read
NEW YORKER ARTICLE: "BlowBack" - Oct. 25, 2010 Read
Here's what one 'blower' manufacturer says about dust:
• Never use a leaf blower to move excessively dusty materials.
• A leaf blower should NOT be used to clean up: — Large amounts of gravel or gravel dust — Construction dirt — Plaster dust — Cement and concrete dust — Dry garden topsoil / Use a vacuum or power broom with water.
SEE blowers at work
SEE random log
PUNS in the press
OPEN a fact sheet
Consider three ways to THINK about blowers
WHAT you can DO ...
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