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NLM Resources on Diseases and the Environment

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TOXNET

Databases on hazardous chemicals, environmental health, and toxic releases

HSDB - Hazardous Substances Data Bank

Comprehensive, peer-reviewed toxicological data and other information on chemicals

TOXLINE - TOXicology Literature OnLINE

References from the toxicology literature, including MEDLINE/PubMed and meeting abstracts

TOXMAP

Geographic representation of TRI data with links to other TOXNET resources


TRI - Toxics Release Inventory
Annual releases of chemicals and waste management activities reported by facilities to the U.S. EPA

More NLM resources on Diseases and Treatment

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ChemIDplus - Chemical Identification Plus

Dictionary of chemical names, synonyms, and structures. Links to related NLM databases and other resources

CCRIS - Chemical Carcinogenesis Research Information System

Carcinogenicity, mutagenicity, tumor promotion, and tumor inhibition test results

DART - Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology Database

References to teratology, developmental and reproductive toxicology literature

GENE-TOX - Genetic Toxicology Data Bank

Peer-reviewed genetic toxicology test data

IRIS - Integrated Risk Information System

Hazard identification and dose-response assessments

ITER - International Toxicity Estimates for Risk Assessment

Human risk values and cancer classifications for chemicals from multiple organizations worldwide

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Other NLM resources on Diseases and Treatment

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Haz-Map

Links jobs and hazardous tasks with occupational diseases and their symptoms

Tox Town

Interactive guide to toxic substances and environmental health issues in everyday places

Household Products Database

Safety and health information for products used in and around the home

MedlinePlus - Poisoning, Toxicology, Environmental Health

Consumer health resource with links to authoritative information on health topics

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