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Nursing Health, & Environment: Strengthening the Relationship to Improve the Public's Health
American Chemical Society's
Chemical Referral Center
ATSDR Emergency Response
ATSDR Toxicological Profiles
EPA Toxic Substances Control Act(TSCA)
EPA Toxic Chemical Release Inventory System
EPA Safe Drinking Water Hotline
COMPUTERIZED INFORMATION SERVICES
Computerized information services have become a valuable link in providing users with up-to-date information, resources, and opportunities for interaction with others interested in similar topics. The following list is by no means comprehensive, but merely provides points of access to relevant information and communication list-servers.
Department of Energy's Environment, Safety, and Health Technical Information Service
In 1993, DOE released its new computer-based information service, called the Environment, Safety, and Health Technical Information Service (TIS). TIS is designed to provide the DOE community with technical information that is reliable, current, and easy to use. Eventually, TIS will replace the current Safety Performance Measurement System (SPMS). For more information, please address any questions to the TIS Helpline at (202) 526-8955 or send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Electronic Green Journal
The ELECTRONIC GREEN JOURNAL is a professional refereed publication from the University of Idaho devoted to disseminating information concerning sources of international environmental topics including: assessment, conversation, development, disposal, education, hazards, pollution, resources, technology, and treatment. The journal serves communities as an educational environmental resource, and includes both practical and scholarly articles, bibliographies, reviews, editorial comments,