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EPA Connect Blog: Is Your Child's School Stuck on a Pest Control Treadmill?

EPA Awards More than $500,000 to Schools to Help Reduce Children’s Exposure to Pesticides

Join EPA's ENERGY STAR National Building Competition: Team Challenge by May 16

Apply for EPA funding to reduce public exposure to indoor pollutants by April 21

Boston Globe--Study: Healthy school lunch standards don't waste vegetables

Comment on EPA's draft guidance on pesticide spray drift by March 31

TeenNick's HALO Effect awards (Helping And Leading Others) for community service

EPA's 2013 Clean, Green and Healthy Schools Regional Highlights

NSTA Blog: Lab Incident at a Manhattan High School: Another Hard Safety Lesson to Learn

New York Times--"School experiment that burned boy was focus of federal warning"

Environmental Building News--"Radon and schools: A study in denial"

EPA research on recycled tire materials on playgrounds and fields

Read EPA's guidance to schools on PCB-containing light fixtures

Updated State School Environmental Health Statutes

Read the New York Times article, "Urban schools aim for environmental revolution"Exit EPA Disclaimer

A new study from the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center claims student health is threatened by idling buses and cars in front of school buildings

View EPA Region 7's Healthy Schools Toolkit

Check out AAFA's 2013 State Honor Roll of Asthma Policies for Schools

New Environmental Law Institute resource: Overview of State Laws on School Environmental Health Exit EPA Disclaimer

Join EPA's webinar series about healthier school environments

Read EPA's latest pest management newsletter (PDF) (9pp, 1.81MB)

School Flag Air Quality Program update

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