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Janitors Rally for Safer Supplies

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Janitors Rally for Safer Supplies

Picture of Shuka Kalantari

See a slideshow our trip to a San Francisco Safeway, where janitors and members of SEIU rallied to demand safer cleaning supplies.

Photographs by me, Shuka Kalantari. Web producer Nick Vidinsky

 

KQED Public Radio's "Health Dialogues"
Thursday, November 19, 2009

See a slideshow our trip to a San Francisco Safeway, where janitors and members of SEIU rallied to demand safer cleaning supplies.

Photographs by me, Shuka Kalantari. Web producer Nick Vidinsky

For more on the SEIU rally for safe cleanign products, listen to our KQED Health Dialogues show on not-so-obvious workplace hazard: industrial strength chemicals used by janitors to clean supermarkets. Janitors with the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) rallied recently in front of Safeway and Lucky supermarkets throughout the greater San Francisco Bay Area, demanding that their employers provide "green" cleaning products.