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Workplace and Environmental Health

Occupational & Environmental Health Clinics

Association of Occupational and Environmental Health Clinics http://www.aoec.org/
NYS Occupational Health Clinic Network http://www.health.state.ny.us/environmental/workplace/clinic_network.htm
Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers http://www.ohcow.on.ca/
World Trade Center Medical Monitoring Program http://www.wtcexams.org/

Occupational Safety and Health

OSHA http://www.osha.gov/index.html
NIOSH http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/homepage.html
MSHA http://www.msha.gov/
National Safety Council http://www.nsc.org/
Health & Safety in the Workplace http://www.health.state.ny.us/environmental/index.htm - workplace
Health & Safety Executive UK http://www.hse.gov.uk/index.htm
Hazards http://www.hazards.org/index.htm
CA Occ Safety & Health https://www.dir.ca.gov/occupational_safety.html
Canadian Center for Occupational Health & Safety http://www.ccohs.ca/
LOHP UC Berkeley http://lohp.org/
CROETweb: Occupational Safety & Health Resources http://www.croetweb.com/
Ag Health & Safety (NYCAM) http://www.nycamh.com/
ILO Occ Safety & Health Encyclopedia http://www.ilo.org/oshenc/
US Federal Register Search Engine http://www.gpoaccess.gov/cfr/retrieve.html
COSHH Essentials http://www.coshh-essentials.org.uk/
CA HESIS http://www.dhs.ca.gov/ohb/hesis/Default.htm
ILO Health & Safety Homepage http://www.ilocis.org/en/default.html
German Occ Health Resources http://www.dguv.de/ifa/Fachinfos/index-2.jsp
Finish Institute of Occupational Health http://www.ttl.fi/en/pages/default.aspx
NYS DOL Health & Safety http://www.labor.state.ny.us/workerprotection/safetyhealth/DOSH_PROGRAMS.shtm

Occupational Health Sites

Clinical Practice Reviews (available free at the bottom of this link) http://www.health.state.ny.us/environmental/workplace/clinic_network.htm
CHE Toxicant and Disease Database http://database.healthandenvironment.org/

Collaborative on Health and the Environment Database

http://www.protectingourhealth.org/corethemes/links/2004-0203spreadsheet.htm
Haz-Map Database http://hazmap.nlm.nih.gov/index.html
Taking the Exposure History http://www.state.nj.us/health/eoh/survweb/wra/documents/hxform.pdf
Work Related Asthma http://www.state.nj.us/health/eoh/survweb/wra/index.shtml
Clinicians Guide to Moisture & Mold
http://oehc.uchc.edu/CIEH.asp
Adult Lead Exposure Guide for Physicians http://www.health.state.ny.us/nysdoh/lead/hlthcare.htm
Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé
http://www.irsst.qc.ca/en/home.html

Industrial Hygiene

OSHA Analytical Methods https://www.osha.gov/dts/sltc/methods/index.html
NIOSH Analytical Methods http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nmam/
NIOSH Databases http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/data/
Industrial Hygiene Factsheets http://www.nj.gov/health/surv/documents/ihfs.pdf
PPM / MG/m3 Conversion Calculator http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2004-101/calc.html
ACGIH http://www.acgih.org/home.htm
AIHA https://www.aiha.org/Pages/default.aspx

Trade Union Health & Safety

CPWR Construction Trades http://www.cpwr.com/
NYCOSH http://nycosh.org/
COSH Network http://www.coshnetwork.org/
UAW Health & Safety Links http://uaw.org/healthsafety
USW Health & Safety http://www.usw.org/act/activism/health-safety-and-environment
OCAW http://www.webshells.com/ocaw/index2.html#d5
ILO http://www.ilo.org/public/english/protection/safework/index.htm

Global Health & Safety

COSHH Essentials http://www.coshh-essentials.org.uk/
Globalization and Health http://www.globalizationandhealth.com/
Labor Start http://www.labourstart.org/
WHO http://www.who.int/occupational_health/en/

Prevention

COSHH UK Website http://www.coshh-essentials.org.uk/
Pollution Prevention (P2) http://www.epa.gov/oppt/p2home/index.htm
Toxic Use Reduction Institute http://www.turi.org/
The Pump Handle http://thepumphandle.wordpress.com/
United Support and Memorial Workplace Fatalities www.usmwf.org
Training Multilingual health & safety resource guide
Multilingual Health & Safety Guide http://www.dir.ca.gov/chswc/MultilingualGuide/MultilingualGuideMain.html
OCAW http://www.webshells.com/ocaw/index2.html - d5
PoPEd http://www.popednews.org/
LOSH UCLA http://www.losh.ucla.edu/
Ergonomics
Ergoweb http://ergoweb.com/index.cfm
Indoor Air Quality
US EPA http://epa.gov/iaq/
NIOSH IAQ http://www.cdc.gov/NIOSH/TOPICS/INDOORENV/
Ozone and air purifiers http://www.oehc.uchc.edu/pubs/IEQ_NEWS_SPRING07.pdf
CA IAQ http://www.cal-iaq.org/
Mold
Prevention after flooding http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5508a1.htm
US EPA http://www.epa.gov/iaq/molds/index.html
OSHA Mold Site http://www.osha.gov/dts/shib/shib101003.html
Mold Guidance (Uconn)
http://www.oehc.uchc.edu/images/PDFs/MOLD GUIDE.pdf

Alternative Approaches

COSHH UK Website http://www.coshh-essentials.org.uk/
DIY-Hazard Mapping http://www.hazards.org/diyresearch/index.htm
SOBANE (Screening, Observation, Analysis, Expertise)
http://annhyg.oxfordjournals.org/content/50/4/411.full.pdf
OSHA Chem Substitution https://www.osha.gov/dsg/safer_chemicals/index.html
Industrial Hygiene Factsheets
http://www.nj.gov/health/surv/documents/ihfs.pdf
Making Your Job Healthier
http://www.nj.gov/health/surv/documents/howto.pdf
UK Best Practices http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/guidance/index.htm
Add the SOBANE .pdf here

Environmental

Real Time Air Pollution http://airnow.gov/
Pollution Prevention http://www.epa.gov/oppt/p2home/index.htm
Envirofacts http://www.epa.gov/enviro/
Environmental Health Perspectives http://www.ehponline.org/
Drinking Water Contaminants http://www.epa.gov/safewater/contaminants/index.html
Scorecard Pollution Database http://www.scorecard.org/
National Priority Dump Sites http://www.epa.gov/superfund/sites/npl/npl.htm
Air Toxics
http://www.epa.gov/ttn/atw/allabout.html
TOXMAP
http://toxmap.nlm.nih.gov/toxmap/main/index.jsp
Natural Resources Defense Council http://www.nrdc.org/

NIEHS Env Health Topics http://www.niehs.nih.gov/health/topics/index.cfm

Environmental Medicine

EnviroDX http://library.med.utah.edu/envirodx/index.html
National Report on Human Exp http://www.cdc.gov/exposurereport/
Environmental Health News http://www.environmentalhealthnews.org/
US EPA Lead and Children http://www.epa.gov/lead/
Mold Guidance (Uconn)
http://www.oehc.uchc.edu/images/PDFs/MOLD GUIDE.pdf

Home Environment

HUD Healthy Homes & Lead http://www.hud.gov/offices/lead/index.cfm
Health & Safety in the Home http://www.health.state.ny.us/environmental/
Allergy & Asthma Network http://www.aanma.org/
Improper Asbestos Removal http://www.health.state.ny.us/environmental/indoors/asbestos/guide.htm
Asbestos In Your Home
http://www.epa.gov/asbestos/pubs/ashome.html
Vermiculite Insulation Contamination http://www.epa.gov/asbestos/pubs/verm.html

Schools

USEPA School Site http://www.epa.gov/iaq/schools/index.html
School Art Hazards http://www.oehha.ca.gov/education/art/index.html
Healthy School Environments http://www.state.nj.us/health/healthyschools/index.shtml
Healthy Schools Network http://www.healthyschools.org/
NYSUT http://www.nysut.org/cps/rde/xchg/nysut/hs.xsl/healthandsafety.ht
US Green Building Council http://www.usgbc.org/

Chemical Hazard Information

The following links have been useful to find health & safety related information for specific chemicals. Use the exact chemical name (spelling is important) and/or the CAS number for the chemical in the search engines. The CAS number is a unique identification number for a chemical and may be found on labels and MSDS sheets, for example.

General

TOXNET Databases http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/
NIOSH Chemical Pocket Guide http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/npg/
CHEMINDEX Search
http://ccinfoweb.ccohs.ca/chemindex/search.html
INCHEM Health & Safety Guides http://www.inchem.org/pages/hsg.html
INCHEM Databases http://www.inchem.org/pages/search.html

Cancer

NTP Report on Carcinogens (RoC) http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/?objectid=03C9B512-ACF8-C1F3-ADBA53CAE848F635
International Asbestos Ban http://ibasecretariat.org/
International Agency for Research on Cancer http://www.iarc.fr/
California's Proposition 65 http://oehha.ca.gov/prop65/prop65_list/Newlist.html
Hazards / Cancer Edition http://www.hazards.org/cancer/

Toxicant / Disease Resources

ATSDR http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/
CHE Toxicant and Disease Database http://database.healthandenvironment.org/
Chemical Industry Archives http://www.chemicalindustryarchives.org/
Haz-Map Database http://hazmap.nlm.nih.gov/index.html
Collaborative on Health and the Environment Database
http://www.healthandenvironment.org/
Children's Health http://www.epa.gov/teach/
Upstate NY Poison Center http://www. upstate.edu/poison/

MSDS Searching

NJ Hazardous Substance Fact sheets http://web.doh.state.nj.us/rtkhsfs/indexfs.aspx
MSDS Search Engine http://www.ilpi.com/msds/search.html
International Chemical Safety Cards
http://www.ilo.org/dyn/icsc/showcard.home

Pesticides

CA Pesticides Database http://www.cdpr.ca.gov/dprdatabase.htm
EXTOXNET Database http://extoxnet.orst.edu/
WHO Pesticides Safety Database http://www.who.int/ipcs/publications/pds/en/index.html

Reproductive Hazards

Children's Health Protection http://yosemite.epa.gov/ochp/ochpweb.nsf/content/homepage.htm
NIOSH Repro Website http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/repro/
Chemical Exposure Limits
NIOSH Chemical Pocket Guide http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/npg/
OSHA PELS https://www.osha.gov/dsg/annotated-pels/tablez-1.html
NIOSH PEL Review Project http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/pel88/npelname.html
ATSDR MRLs http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/mrls/index.html
World Wide Exposure Limits http://osha.europa.eu/en/good_practice/topics/dangerous_substances/oel

Other related links

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The National Latino Farmers & Ranchers Trade Association nlfrta.org/