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Proper Maintenance, Removal, and Disposal of PCB-Containing Fluorescent Lights in Schools
Many schools built in the U.S. before 1979 can have light ballasts containing PCBs. Given their widespread use before they were banned, if a school was built before 1979 or has not had a complete lighting retrofit since 1979, the fluorescent light ballasts probably contain PCBs.
Schools earn Energy Star Building Label for 30% Savings
Energy Star helps schools reduce energy costs and improve workspace quality for students and staff with their Energy Star building programs.
Edited by Carolyn Allen, Managing Editor of Solutions For Green