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U.S. EPA releases environmental health program guidelines for schools

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released a set of guidelines to help states establish and maintain environmental health programs for schools. Part of EPA’s Healthy Schools program, “Voluntary Guidelines for States: Development and Implementation of a School Environmental Health Program” is aimed at states, school districts, K–12 schools, and individuals, and can be adapted for other school-related institutions, such as childcare centres.

The guidelines address a wide range of environmental health issues of concern to Americans and Canadians including: indoor air quality,drinking water issues, safety hazards related to improperly stored or managed chemicals, natural day lighting, acoustics, and other issues relating to the performance of building occupants.

Click on the headline to visit the EPA Guidelines website.

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