Discovery of mold shuts down school library
November 29, 2010
SANTA BARBARA, CA — Weeks after a group of concerned parents called attention to the air quality in portable classrooms at Washington Elementary, a faculty member discovered mold in the school''s library, according to KEYT-TV.
The school board is now being pressured to check the entire school for more mold or any other air quality issues, the article noted.
The school''s librarian discovered the mold while putting books away last week and since then the library has been closed but some parents don''t believe the problem stops there, the article stated.
According to the article, as early as October concerned parents called for the school district to do quality air testing in the portable classrooms at Washington, because they were concerned about mold issues and other air problems.
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