Special Report

States Where Schools Have the Most Toxic Air

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2. Louisiana
> Avg toxic air hazard score: 14,781
> Top chemical affecting schools in the state: Hydrogen sulfide
> Avg public spending per pupil: $11,691 – 22nd lowest
> Poverty rate: 18.6% – 2nd highest

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1. Oregon
> Avg toxic air hazard score: 17,203
> Top chemical affecting schools in the state: Formaldehyde
> Avg public spending per pupil: $11,340 – 19th lowest
> Poverty rate: 12.4% – 25th highest

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