H2O Revival

classroomTeachers from a Malibu, California middle school are claiming that their school is making them sick.   In the past 6 months 4 teachers have been diagnosed with cancer.  Three of them have thyroid cancer and one has bladder cancer.  The teachers claim that their health was compromised  after the Santa Monica-Malibu School District hired contractors to cart 1,017 cubic yards of dirt contaminated by carcinogenic PCBs, lead and pesticides, away from the campus.  Hmm…I wonder how many years it’s been there?

Sandra Lyon, the superintendent of the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District, said the district hired an environmental testing company that has interviewed teachers and are working to test the school campus.  “I’ve worked in other school districts, and in fact one where there were nine teachers who had cancer, not even just other health concerns, and there was no contaminant found,”Lyon said.   How pathetic…

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