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How to File a Pesticide Complaint

Pesticide Inspectors investigate allegations of pesticide misuse and inspect farms that may use pesticides, marketplace locations that sell pesticides, pest control businesses that may use pesticides help control unwanted pests and pesticide producer establishments that manufacture pesticides in Massachusetts.

The Pesticide Program enforces of all pesticide Regulations in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Pesticide Enforcement regulates the Massachusetts Pesticide Control Act and the regulations 333 CMR 1- 14. Also MDAR is assigned as the state lead agency for the enforcement of the Federal Insecticide Fungicide Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) by the US EPA.

To file a complaint, please fill out our Complaint Form, or call hotline at 617-626-1782.


Pesticide Inspectors:

Michael W. McClean, Chief Pesticide Inspector


Clayton Edwards, ROW Coordinator, Pesticide Inspector in Worcester County


Laurie Rocco, Pesticide Inspector in Western Massachusetts


Fred Oakes, Pesticide Inspector in Northeastern Massachusetts


Mark Herlihy, Pesticide Inspector in Plymouth, Bristol, Barnstable and Islands


Jacob Murzyn, Pesticide Inspector in Suffolk, Norfolk, part of Middlesex and part of Worcester Counties


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