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About integrated pest management (IPM)

About the Healthy Schools Act and child care centers

About pesticides and safe pesticide use


  • School IPM HELPR - for a specific pest, provides management tactics and potential human health and environmental impacts

For more information

For more information about the Healthy Schools Act:

Schools contact:
California Department of Education
Robert Corley
Telephone: (805) 835-3089

Child care facilities contact:
California Department of Social Services
Child Care Advocates

For more information about child care IPM contact:
Department of Pesticide Regulation
Belinda Messenger
Telephone: (916) 324-4077

For more information about school IPM contact:
Department of Pesticide Regulation
Lisa Estridge

We hope this Web site answers most of your questions on school IPM (if not, please send us a suggestion).
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Child Care IPM Announcements are transmitted to our subscribers periodically and are aimed at those who work for or with child care providers. Announcements will include information regarding the Healthy Schools Act, training opportunities for child care providers, IPM resources, green cleaning and other pest management topics related to child care IPM.