10 states and Washington, DC have taken measures to protect the health of students and staff in school buildings. Let's make certain PA is next! Ensure that all cleaning and maintenance products used in PA schools are third party certified. Sign our petition here, so that all schools clean with nontoxic products!
PA Schools Aren't Required to Test for Lead or Radon, so Many Pittsburgh-Area Districts Dont. A new Public Source article featuring our executive director, Michelle Naccarati Chapkis looks into the state of lead and radon testing in PA schools and finds disappointing results. Reach out to us at Healthy Schools PA for information on how to test your school for lead and radon.
Learn about all the areas that make up a green and healthy school environment, such as indoor air quality, safe playgrounds and pest management.
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