• To learn about, and help others learn about optimum, least toxic methods of pest control and the laws which regulate pesticide use. This requires a basic understanding of how biological systems interact, of Integrated Pest Management, and of pesticides and how they work.
  • To influence lawmakers and other decision-makers to recognize the essential nature of such methods.
  • To encourage research to discover even better methods and help convey the results of such research to the public.