Additional Resources for Data Collection

These are just some of the resources that can be used to aid in data collections.

Immediately Dangerous To Life or Health (IDLH) Values:

NIOSH has continued to review relevant scientific data and conduct research on methods for developing IDLH values.

Integrated Risk Information System:

Identifying and characterizing the health hazards of chemicals found in the environment.

Association of Occupational and Environmental Clinics:

Help systematically identify both existing and emerging occupational and environmental health concerns.

TEDX list of potential endocrine disruptors:

TEDX is a science based, nonprofit research institute with the mission to reduce the production and use of chemicals that interfere with healthy hormone function.

Chemsec SIN List:

SIN List is a comprehensive list of substances that has been identified by ChemSec as fulfilling the criteria for Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC), as described in the EU chemicals regulation REACH article 57.

Initial List of Hazardous Air Pollutants with Modifications:

Under the Clean Air Act, EPA is required to regulate emissions of hazardous air pollutants. This original list included 189 pollutants.

OSHA select list of carcinogens:

Defined as any substance that meets one of the various criteria. This list takes a conservative approach by listing all substances classified as known, probable, or possible human carcinogens by NTP and IARC

Toxics Use Reduction Act toxic/Hazardous Substance List:

All toxic or hazardous substances regulated under TURA and subject to reporting and planning requirements are compiled into one list

Additional Resources:

These links take you to various pages for finding general, and sometimes detailed, information on chemicals including but not limited to physical properties, health effects, and environmental fate information.