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Chemical Safety Links

SDS Links and Information  A great general information page regarding all things having to do with Safety Data Sheets.  If you have never encountered anSDS and want a great primer, then this is the place to start.  Maintained by Interactive Learning Paradigms, Incorporated.

Safety Data Information   A compilation of SDS collections of various universities, manufacturers and government agencies with evaluations of each.

Chemical Resistance Guide-Gloves  Wondering what sort of glove will do the job?  Here is a table that will give a general idea of the types of gloves recommended for work with certain classes of chemicals.

NIOSH Latex Glove Alert Should you really be using those latex gloves? Check this out for information regarding allergies to latex.

Chemical Guide and Permeation Tables  Oklahoma's State University's guide to chemically resistant gloves and suits for individual chemicals with permeation rates.  There is also an downloadable spreadsheet of the same information.  Great site for finding out which gloves will be best for work with a specific chemical.

American Industrial Hygiene Association The American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) provides an informative collection of technical links, safety resources, and incident reports at its Chemical Safety Links site


Ergonomics Guidelines Information from OSHA regarding ergonomics in the workplace

Government and Other Safety-Related Agencies

ANSI Website for the American National Standards Institute

Center for Disease Control

Environmental Protection Agency   Web page for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

EPA Small Business Ombudsman (SBO) Homepage Environmental Management Guide for Small Laboratories

US Government Printing Office Official Federal Government Information. A great place to look for Federal documents

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Regulatory information as will as educational resources for the State of New York.

New York City Department of Environmental Protection Information addressing New York City area Environmental concerns

New York City Department of Health For Issues concerning public health and safety in the New York City area, check this site out.

NIH Design Policy and Guidelines

NIH Extramural Research Facilities Construction Projects

NIOSH Homepage

OSHA  Occupational Safety and Health Administration
World Health Organization

General Interest Information

Columbia University Directory  Need to find that email address or phone number of a colleague? This is THE place to go.

Occupational Health Services

New York Presbyterian Hospital

Health Sciences Human Resources

NYPH Infonet Infonet

Radiation Safety

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