Sand Safety and Silica Dust Resources

The Toxic Sandbox: The Truth About Environmental Toxins and Our Children’s Health

Mercury. Lead. Pesticides. Plastics. Air pollution. PCBs. How can parents sort through the hype, propaganda, and misinformation — and find out what is and isn’t a threat to children’s health? Investigative journalist, advocate, and concerned parent Libby McDonald separates the facts from the alarmist myths.

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Silica Dust and Silicosis Resources

We’ve compiled this list of resources to inform you about the hazards of silica dust. Check out our Guide to Safe Sand for more information about sand safety!

Government Resources

Media Resources