Databases

Chemical Safety & Health

Date Added Resource Source
Chemistry
Jul 2012

Substitution Support Portal: Moving towards safer alternatives

http://www.subsport.eu/

Here you can find information to support your search for safer alternatives.

(SUBSPORT)
May 2008

NOAA's Chemical Reactivity Worksheet

http://response.restoration.noaa.gov/reactivityworksheet

The Chemical Reactivity Worksheet, provided by the National Ocean Service Office of Response and Restoration, is a free program you can use to find out about the reactivity of substances or mixtures of substances (reactivity is the tendency of substances to undergo chemical change).

(NOAA)
Nov 2007

Merck Manuals

http://www.merck.com/pubs/

Online access to the Merck Manuals including, The Merck Index, The Merck Manual of Health and Aging, The Merck Manual - Home Edition and more as provided by Merck.

(Merck)
 
Emergency Response
May 2008

NOAA's Chemical Reactivity Worksheet

http://response.restoration.noaa.gov/reactivityworksheet

The Chemical Reactivity Worksheet, provided by the National Ocean Service Office of Response and Restoration, is a free program you can use to find out about the reactivity of substances or mixtures of substances (reactivity is the tendency of substances to undergo chemical change).

(NOAA)
Apr 2007

CAMEO Chemicals: An online database of hazardous materials

http://cameochemicals.noaa.gov/

CAMEO Chemicals is a tool designed for first responders and emergency planners who are involved in hazardous materials incident response and planning.

(NOAA)
 
General
Oct 2012

Children's Safe Product Act Reports

https://fortress.wa.gov/ecy/cspareporting/

Ecology's Reducing Toxic Threats Initiative is based on the principle that preventing exposures to toxics is the smartest, cheapest and healthiest way to protect people and the environment. Washington Department of Ecology provides this database

(Washington State Department of Ecology)
Apr 2011

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

http://nccam.nih.gov/health/providers/

The evidence-based resources on National Institutes of Health provided website, such as research results and clinical practice guidelines, will help prepare you to discuss CAM approaches with your patients. T

(NIH)
Dec 2008

Chemicals at Work

http://www.hse.gov.uk/chemicals

The UK Health and Safety Executive provides this new chemical portal site for information about health and safety in the manufacturing, storage, supply, carriage and use of chemicals in the workplace.

(HSE)
Jul 2007

International Chemical Safety Cards (ICSC)

http://www.ilo.org/public/english/protection/safework/cis/products/icsc/dtasht/index.htm

Search for chemical safety cards by chemical name, four-digit ICSC number or CAS number on this site provided by the International Labour Organization.

(ILO)
Jun 2007

OSHA Occupational Chemical Database

http://www.osha.gov/chemicaldata/

Welcome to the OSHA Occupational Chemical Database. Available database reports include: "Physical Properties," "Exposure Guidelines," "NIOSH Pocket Guide," and "Emergency Response Information," including the DOT Emergency Response Guide. In addition, an all-in-one report, "Full Report," is available.

(OSHA)
Apr 2005

IPCS INCHEM Chemical Safety Information from Intergovernmental Organizations

http://www.inchem.org/

International Programme on Chemical Safety (IPCS) INCHEM is a means of rapid access to internationally peer reviewed information on chemicals commonly used throughout the world, which may also occur as contaminants in the environment and food. It consolidates information from a number of intergovernmental organizations whose goal it is to assist in the sound management of chemicals.

(IPCS)
Jan 2003

National Ag Safety Database (NASD)

http://www.nasdonline.org/

The National Agriculture Safety Database (NASD) is a collection of information about health, safety and injury prevention in agriculture. The information in the database was contributed by safety professionals and organizations from across the nation in an effort to promote safety in agriculture.

(NASD)
Dec 2002

MedBioWorld.com

http://www.medbioworld.com/

MedBioWorld.com is the premier online resource portal for medical and biotechnology professionals. The portal provides access to journals and organizations; valuable information through directories, targeted search engines & specialized databases; and more.

(MedBioWorld)
 
Toxicology & Risk
Mar 2010

Toxipedia's Toxic Chemicals in Household Products

http://www.toxipedia.org/display/toxipedia/Toxic+Chemicals+in+Household+Products

This Toxipedia section provides links to information on toxic chemicals in various types of household products and on how to choose safer alternatives.

(Toxipedia)
Oct 2008

Chemicals Policy Initiative: US State Level Chemicals Policy Database

http://www.chemicalspolicy.org/chemicalspolicy.us.state.database.php

This database, provided by Lowell Center for Sustainable Production at University of Massachusetts Lowell, can be searched by state, region, policy category, chemical, and product type.

(LCSP)
Nov 2007

Environmental Working Group's Skin Deep Cosmetic Safety Database

http://www.ewg.org/skindeep/

Skin Deep pairs ingredients in nearly 25,000 products against 50 definitive toxicity and regulatory databases, making it the largest integrated dta resource of its kind.

(EWG)
Jun 2006

CHE Toxicant and Disease Database

http://www.healthandenvironment.org/tddb

The Collaborative on Health and the Environment (CHE) Toxicant and Disease Database is a searchable database that summarizes links between chemical contaminants and approximately 180 human diseases or conditions.

(CHE)
Dec 2002

International Toxicity Estimates for Risk

http://www.tera.org/iter/

ITER is a free Internet database of human health risk values for over 500 chemicals of environmental concern from several organizations worldwide. ITER is the only database that provides this data in a table format that allows side-by-side comparisons of risk values from different organizations...

(TERA)