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Petitioned Public Health Assessment part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This document summarizes environmental and health data for two large, open-pit, cyanide heap leaching, gold mines located adjacent to the Fort Belknap Reservation in Montana. This public health ...
Health Topics: Epidemiology and Risk Analysis, Heavy Metals
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Hurricanes: Links to health information including toxicology and environmental health part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This clearinghouse website, compiled by the National Institutes of Health, provides links to a wide variety of useful information regarding the toxicological and environmental health effects of ...
Health Topics: Public Policy, Other, Waterborne Transport Processes, Biogenic Hazards, Organic Compounds, Heavy Metals
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Collection, Scientific Resources

Natural Environmental Effects of Silver-Lead-Zinc Deposits in the Brooks Range, Alaska part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This USGS fact sheet presents the results of a study showing significant metal contamination of streams associated with un-mined silver-lead-zinc deposits in the Brooks Range, Alaska. The metal ...
Health Topics: Waterborne Transport Processes, Heavy Metals, Epidemiology and Risk Analysis
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

EnviroHealthAction part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site provides an online community for health professionals and others interested in environmental health and gives users the opportunity to access important resources about public health. Topics ...
Health Topics: Organic Compounds, Waterborne Transport Processes, Heavy Metals, Airborne Transport Processes, Epidemiology and Risk Analysis, Biogenic Hazards
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Policy Resources

Scorecard: Get the Facts on Local Pollution part of SERC Web Resource Collection

Scorecard provides environmental maps with a pollution locator to search by area, for the following subjects: criteria air pollutants, hazardous air pollutants, lead hazards, lead contamination, ...
Health Topics: Heavy Metals, Public Policy, Airborne Transport Processes, Other, Organic Compounds, Waterborne Transport Processes
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Maps, Datasets and Tools:Datasets

Mixed Waste Information part of SERC Web Resource Collection

Mixed waste contains both radioactive and hazardous waste and is therefore difficult to treat and regulate. This EPA site provides links to general and technical information about mixed wastes. The ...
Health Topics: Public Policy, Heavy Metals
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Collection, Policy Resources

Selenium Waste part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site provides general information about selenium including its occurrence, industrial applications, toxicology, and regulations and practices regarding industrial waste disposal. The site also ...
Health Topics: Heavy Metals, Controls on Bioavailability
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Collection

Mercury in U.S. Coal - Abundance, Distribution, and Modes of Occurrence part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This paper discusses the environmental significance of mercury and its occurrence in U.S. coal beds as measured by the USGS's COALQUAL database. Useful diagrams and charts help explain mercury ...
Health Topics: Heavy Metals
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Maps, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations

Sources of Common Contaminants and Their Health Effects part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This EPA site features a table showing various contaminants, their common sources, and health effects of exposure. Examples include heavy metals, solvents, pesticides, herbicides and PCBs. The site ...
Health Topics: Epidemiology and Risk Analysis, Heavy Metals, Organic Compounds
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Development of the Chromium Public Health Goal part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site features a presentation about the development of a public health standard for chromium in drinking water in California. The presentation includes useful information about chromium ...
Health Topics: Heavy Metals, Epidemiology and Risk Analysis, Waterborne Transport Processes, Public Policy
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

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