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Main Title The ABCs of asbestos in school : today's lesson: asbestos.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Pollution, Prevention, and Toxics.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 2003
Report Number EPA 745-K93-017
Stock Number PB2005-102561
OCLC Number 981912024
Subjects Asbestos--United States--Safety measures ; Asbestos in building--United States ; Asbestos fibers--Environmental aspects ; School children--Health and hygiene--United States ; Asbestos--Safety measures
Additional Subjects Air pollution control ; Schools ; Asbestos ; Responsibilities ; Exposure ; Protection ; School boards ; School officials ; Sampling ; Toxic substances ; Hazardous materials ; Regulations ; Inspection ; Indoor air pollution ; Environmental Protection Agency
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 745-K93-017 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
NTIS  PB2005-102561 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 16 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 24 cm
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is releasing this updated document in conjunction with the National Parent Teacher Association (PTA) and the National Education Association (NEA) due to an ongoing concern about asbestos in elementary and secondary schools nationwide. This pamphlet can help parents and teachers answer questions and learn the facts about asbestos in schools. It also outlines the responsibilities of school boards and other school officials to protect school children and employees from possible exposure to asbestos.
"August 2003." "EPA 745-K93-017." Caption title.