Your School, Your Health and the Environment
The supplies your school uses and many of its practices
affect the environment in and around your school, your
community and even the rest of the world. We found
some problems with the way our school was doing things.
That doesn't mean you'll find the same ones. But you
can learn from our experience, and be on the lookout.
What You Can Do
Start by touring our school to learn about potential
problems and solutions to them. Then investigate
at your own school. If you discover an environmental
or health problem, you can use our examples and
advice to help solve it.
What Your School Can Do
School officials and staff can keep your school running
smoothly without hurting your health or the environment.
For example, they can find ways to keep bugs away
without using chemical pesticides. Our fact sheets
are packed with information for the people who run