Issue Date: November 26, 2012
Landmark For ‘Silent Spring’
Rachel Carson’s 1962 book, “Silent Spring,” which is widely credited with launching the modern environmental movement, was designated a National Historic Chemical Landmark by the American Chemical Society during a ceremony in Pittsburgh on Oct. 26. The event took place during the Rachel Carson Legacy Conference at Chatham University.
“ ‘Silent Spring’ led to a paradigm shift of great significance that set the stage for the more sustainable . . .
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