Helpful Links

File a Pesticide Drift Complaint in Illinois

Pesticide Incident Complaint - Illinois Department of Agriculture

Important Contacts

Pesticide Action Network North America

Drift Watch

Laboratory Testing

The following labs will test soil or plant material for pesticide residue.  Please be aware the IDOA will not accept your samples as evidence in an official complaint due to chain of custody.  Your first option is filing the official complaint and insisting the inspector take lab samples.  You do not have have to pay any fee for IDOA to test for pesticide residue.

Columbia Food Lab

Pacific Agricultural Laboratory

For Pesticide Drift Support

Spray Drift Education Network (SDEN)


Here is an extensive list of organizations working hard to protect us from pesticide drift and other environmental hazards.


Pesticide Action Network North America

Drift Watch

Beyond Pesticides

Environment Illinois

IIlinois Stewardship Alliance

Organic Consumers Association

The Cornucopia Institute

The Center For Food Safety

Safer Pest Control Project

Food Democracy Now

Farm To Consumer Legal Defense Fund

The Endocrine Disruption Exchange


Books and Publications

    The Myths of Safe Pesticides by Andre Leu










Our Stolen Future:  Are We Threatening Our Fertility, Intelligence and Survival? by Dr. Theo Colborn, Dianne Dumanoski, John Peterson Myers