Resources on assessing, controlling and preventing health impacts of environment, including physical, biological and chemical factors
Environmental Health Perspectives (EHP) is a monthly journal
of peer-reviewed research and news published by the U.S. National
Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of
Health, Department of Health and Human Services.
- Environmental Health
From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
- HERO Health & Environmental Research Online
HERO contains the key studies EPA uses to develop environmental risk assessments for the public. EPA uses risk assessments to characterize the nature and magnitude of health risks to humans and the ecosystem from pollutants and chemicals in the environment.
- The Collaborative on Health and the Environment
The Collaborative on Health and the Environment's (CHE's) primary mission is to strengthen the science dialogue on environmental factors impacting human health and to facilitate collaborative efforts to address environmental health concerns.
Tox Town is an interactive guide to commonly encountered toxic substances, your health, and the environment. Tox Town helps users explore a Port, Town, City, Farm, or US-Mexico Border community to identify common environmental hazards. From the National Library of Medicine.
- Pediatric Environmental Health Toolkit
The Toolkit is a combination of easy-to-use reference guides for health providers and user friendly health education materials on preventing exposures to toxic chemicals and other substances that affect infant and child health.