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    Environmental Health Topics - A to Z

    Arsenic
        Arsenic in Drinking Water Fact Sheet 

    Asbestos 
       Asbestos Fact Sheet 
       
      
     Asbestos - Automotive Brake and Clutch Repair Work,
       Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
      
       Information from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 

       Information from the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) 

        Vermiculite Attic Insulation Brochure

       Vermiculite Consumer Products Fact Sheet

    Asthma
        Asthma Initiative of Michigan (AIM) 
     
        
    MDCH Asthma Web Page 

    Benzene
       
     Benzene - Health effects and more 

    Cancer
       What is Cancer? 

    Carbon Monoxide
       Carbon Monoxide Poisoning website 

    Chemical Terrorism
       Chemical Terrorism and Emergencies 
     
       
    Chemical Information Resource Matrix 

    Climate Change
       Preparing for the Public Health Impacts of Climate Change 

    Dioxin
       Dioxin Information
       
       Dioxins, Furans, and Your Health along the Tittabawassee and Saginaw Rivers 

    Drywall (Chinese)
       Report Summary (US CPSC) 

    Electric and Magnetic Fields 
       Electric and Magnetic Fields 

    Environmental Sampling (Air/Soil/Water)
       ATSDR Air Sampling & Modeling Booklet 

    Fish and Wild Game
       Eat Safe Fish & Wild Game 

    Hazardous Substances and Emergency Event Surveillance 
       Michigan HSEES Program 

    Healthy Homes
       Healthy Homes Brochure 

       
    Good Health Begins at Home from the Centers for Disease Control

       Clean & Green: Your Healthy Home & Family from the Learning Disabilities Association of Michigan's Healthy Children Project

    Household Hazardous Waste & Recycling
      Getting Rid of Unwanted Prescription and Over the Counter Drugs 
     
     
     HHW & Recycling Fact Sheet 

    KI 
      Potassium Iodide Program 

    Lead
      Healthy Homes Program & 
     
     Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention
      Lead in Venison
      Protect Your Child From Lead in Venison
      Lead in Venison for Food Service Providers

    Mercury
       Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs (CFLs)
       
       
    Mercury Spills, Vapors and Your Health website 

       Mercury Poisoning Linked to Use of Face Lightening Cream  

           Warning: Mercury in Home Made Face Creams 
     
       
    Michigan Fish Advisory 
     
       
    Mercury Pollution Prevention


    Methamphetamine (Meth) Labs

       
    Cleanup of Clandestine Drug Laboratory Guidance

    Mold
        All About Mold  

    Oil 
         Home Heating Oil Tanks

    Woodburning and Air Quality
       Outdoor Wood Boilers 

       
    Woodsmoke and Health    

    PBBs
       
     PBBs (Polybrominated Biphenyls) - Frequently Asked Questions

    Pesticides
       
       Home Pesticide and Disinfectant Fact Sheet  

       Michigan Occupational Pesticide Illness and Injury Brochure - English  

       Michigan Occupational Pesticide Illness and Injury Brochure - Spanish 

       What You Need to Know About Pesticides and Your Health 

       
    Zinc Phosphide Fact Sheet - Information for Pet Owners

    Pool Chemicals

       Video!  Safe Use and Storage of Pool Chemicals  

       Pool Chemical Safety

       Preventing Pool Chemical Injuries

       Pool Chemical Safety Poster  (English)  
       Pool Chemical Safety Poster  (Spanish) 

       Pool Chemical Storage Poster   (English)
       Pool Chemical Storage Poster 
      (Spanish)

       Healthy Swimming Poster 
     

    Waterproofing Products
       Waterproofing product hazards:Fact sheet for the public

       Waterproofing product hazards:  Fact sheet for healthcare providers

    Other Useful Websites
    More MDCH brochures 
    Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Environment 
    Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Hispanic Environmental Health Page 


    **See also the  Toxic Substances Information Directory  for a listing of information sources on 19 different environmental and occupational health topics.** 


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