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Internet Resources for Geology and Human Health

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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

The Complete Thorium Web Site part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site provides a comprehensive source of information about thorium. Topics include occurrence, chemical properties, current applications and economics, radiation, government regulations, and ...
Health Topics: Radionuclides, Gases
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Chromium and Health - A Summary part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This fact sheet provides general information about elemental chromium, including types of chromium, uses, and the effects of short-term and long-term exposure.
Health Topics: Heavy Metals
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

International Chromium Development Association part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This professional organization works to promote the chromium industry, from mining and production to industry and health. The site provides abundant information about the properties, sources and uses ...
Health Topics: Heavy Metals
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Collection

Environmental Health Perspectives part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This peer-reviewed, open access journal is dedicated to studies of the effect of the environment on human health. Users may search the site by publication or by an extensive list of wide-ranging ...
Health Topics: Other
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Collection

Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Produced Water and Oil-Field Equipment part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This report summarizes the current knowledge of naturally occurring radioactive materials in oil-fields of the United States. Of particular concern is the effect on public health and the environment ...
Health Topics: Radionuclides
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Maps

Mercury in the Environment part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This USGS fact sheet provides information about mercury toxicity and its occurrence in the environment. Maps, diagrams, and photographs complement the text which discusses the sources and types of ...
Health Topics: Heavy Metals
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Scientific Resources:Research Results, Audio/Visual:Maps

Mercury Research in the USGS part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This site provides links to USGS information about mercury sources, cycling and toxicity in the environment. The site features announcements about upcoming workshops and activities, fact sheets and ...
Health Topics: Heavy Metals
Resource Type: Activities, Scientific Resources:Collection

National Asbestos Exposure Review part of SERC Web Resource Collection

The National Asbestos Exposure Review is the name of an Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry project to evaluate sites that received and processed vermiculite mined in Libby, Montana from ...
Health Topics: Minerals, Airborne Transport Processes
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Scientific Resources:Research Results, Overview/Reference Work

United States Geologic Survey: Selected Volcano Information part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This United States Geological Survey (USGS) Volcano Hazards Program site contains links to selected material related to volcanic hazards. Users can access information about the volcanic hazards ...
Health Topics: Epidemiology and Risk Analysis
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Collection