The Toxic Schoolhouse (Work, Health and Environment Series) by Madeleine Kangsen Scammell,Charles Levenstein

By Madeleine Kangsen Scammell,Charles Levenstein

The poisonous Schoolhouse is a set of articles on chemical risks endangering scholars, academics, and employees within the schooling procedure of the U.S. and Canada. a number of the articles have been initially released in a different factor of New ideas: A magazine of Occupational and Environmental Policy, yet all were up to date and several other new articles were further. The e-book is equipped in 3 sections. the 1st describes difficulties starting from the disasters of coordination, tracking, and siting of faculty structures to the dangers of publicity to poisonous components, together with lead and PCBs. the second one part captures the voices of activists looking switch and describes group and union organizing efforts to enhance institution stipulations. The 3rd part covers coverage "solutions." The authors comprise teachers, union employees and rank-and-file activists, guardian association leaders, and public well-being professionals.

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