PCBs in Schools

In 2021, the General Assembly passed Act 74 that requires all schools in Vermont that were constructed or renovated before 1980 to conduct indoor air sampling for polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) by July 1, 2024. 

Overview letter for all schools:

Preliminary information for schools to complete: 

  • PCB Decision Matrix - Coming soon!
  • Pre-Sampling Building Inventory - Coming soon!

Information for school sampling event (for environmental consultants):

Technical Guidance - Coming soon!

Consultant CSV file - Coming soon! 


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) - Coming soon!

Glossary of terms - Coming soon! 

Agency of Natural Resources
Department of Environmental Conservation
Waste Management and Prevention Division

Davis Building - 1st Floor
One National Life Drive
Montpelier, VT 05620-3704