Bookmark this page for a comprehensive list of links to environmental, chemical & industrial, government and health & safety information.

Environmental Sustainability Links
Chemical and Industrial Links
Government Information Links
Health and Safety Links


Environmental Sustainability

Business for Social Responsibility (BSR) – U.S. based global resource for companies seeking to sustain their commercial success in ways that demonstrate respect for ethical values, people, communities and the environment.

Coalition for Environmentally Responsible Economies (CERES) – Worldwide leader in standardized corporate environmental reporting and promoting the transformation of environmental management within firms.

Envirolink – World’s largest online environmental group and a beautiful page in high-resolution mode.

The Environmental Magazine – Your guide to informed environmental decisions.

Great Lakes Information Network – Great Lakes Information Network offers a wealth of data and information about the region’s environment, economy, education and more.

Green Publications – List of environmental publications worldwide. Journals, newsletters, reference information.

Inform, Inc. – Strategies for a better environment. Inform is a national non-profit organization that identifies proactive ways of living and doing business that are environmentally sustainable.

The Nature Conservancy – Photographs, audio/video clips and text highlight this non-profit group’s efforts to purchase or manage parcels of land in order to protect important natural resources.

Ozone Secretariat of the United Nations Environment Program – Link to information related to the ozone and the challenges faced in its preservation.

Scorecard – The ultimate source for free and easily accessible local environmental information on the Internet.

SustainableBusiness.com – Compiles the most useful web sites, databases, reports, books, and other resources for sustainable business.


Chemical and Industrial Links

ChemFinder – Chemical database that is very good for locating several thousand most-commonly used compounds.

ChemIndustry.com – Leading comprehensive category search engine for chemical and allied industry professionals.

SAGE – Comprehensive guide provides pollution prevention information on solvent and process alternatives for cleaning and degreasing parts.

TURI (Toxics Use Reduction Institute) – help companies and communities find innovative, cost effective ways to reduce toxic chemical use at the source, rather than treat wastes once produced.


Government Information

EPA List of lists – Consolidated List of Chemicals Subject to the Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act (EPCRA) and Section 112(r) of the Clean Air Act.

EPA Pollution Prevention – EPA’s P2 Website

Government Institutes – Government Institutes’ home page provides a listing of educational courses and seminars such as: environmental law compliance, hazardous waste compliance, health & safety compliance, etc. as well as a listing of government publications and videos.

Halogenated Solvents Industry Alliance, Inc. (HSIA) – Formed in 1980 by a group of executives and scientists in the chlorinated solvents industry to meet the growing challenges of government regulation.

Joint Service Solvent Substitution Database – information on the Department of Defense (DoD) and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Joint Service Solvent Substitution efforts.

National Toxicological Program – More than 800 chemical studies are on file here. You’ll also find the 1996 NTP Annual Plan Summary, the 7th Annual Report on Carcinogens, NTP Abstracts and Study Results, as well as a search option for all available abstracts.

The South Coast AQMD – Smog control agency for all or portions of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino counties in California, where 15 million people breathe some of the dirtiest air in the US.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency – Protects human health and safeguards the natural environment – air, water, and land.


Health and Safety

Cornell University Environmental Health and Safety – View over 250,000 MSDS files contained in this database.

EHS Gateway – One of the comprehensive Internet sources for environmental, health and safety information.

Environmental Health & Safety Online – Online center for concise, understandable environmental health & safety information for the home, office and industry.

Leaf Project – The Leaf Project focuses on the elimination of toxic chemicals used in households, schools, businesses, and cities.

NIOSH National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health – Site provides information about NIOSH, publications, respirator information, and state activities.

P2 Gems – An Internet search tool for facility planners, engineers, and managers who are looking for technical, process and materials management on the web.

University of Kentucky Hazardous Material Identification Guide – Provides a quick means of identifying the hazards associated with an unfamiliar chemical.

Vermont SIRI MSDS – Search toxicology reports and MSDS by company or product name, CAS or NSN.