Issues

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Diesel exhaust from idling school buses and other vehicles create an unnecessary risk for students, teachers and staff. Learn how you can help reduce this exposure.

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Turf Pesticides used to maintain school playing fields have been associated with an increased risk of serious illnesses. Natural turf management is the solution.  

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Cleaning products made from petroleum often contain chemicals that can negatively impact children's health. Green cleaning programs can reduce this risk.

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WIFI in schools is growing in popularity, but questions remain about the long-term impact of exposure to microwave radiation. Learn more about this issue.  

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Synthetic turf fields that use recycled tires for cushioning pose a significant risk to the health of young athletes, and there are other issues as well. Learn more. 

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LED lighting can save energy, but it comes with other problems that can impact the health of students and teachers. Learn what you can do about LEDs in your school.  

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