There’s an invisible threat to kids’ health happening at U.S. schools every day.
Air monitoring at schools typically finds elevated levels of toxins during pick-up times. One of the main sources is exhaust from idling vehicles as parents wait to pick up their kids.
Vehicle exhaust is linked to increases in asthma, allergies, heart and lung disease and even cancer. Children are especially at risk because their lungs are still developing and they inhale more air per pound of body weight than adults.
There’s a simple way to help keep your kids and their classmates healthy: If you’ll