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Health Services does not testify to, sponsor, or endorse the accuracy of
the information provided on externally linked pages.
Listed below are
links to other information resources found on the Web. Each
bulleted name is followed by a brief description of the information
found on the website.
for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. This link
is the agency's home page for asbestos information. It gives general information about asbestos, health effects, and
Asbestos web page offers information about health effects and ways
to protect yourself.
Consists of articles regarding
asbestos health effects.
This federal department website offers
information on asbestos in consumer products.
Protection Agency (EPA)
This federal department website
offers an asbestos page with general information, how to treat
asbestos in the home, and other informational resources.
Food and Drug
By searching on "asbestos",
this federal department website has information about asbestos
and products that may contain it.
has a webpage listing a compilation of articles from federal
agencies are provided.
Department of Health
Asbestos website offers certification information, removal
regulations, and other regulated information.
Alliance for Hispanic Health
The website offers asbestos information in both English and
Spanish. Also, it has information about the National Hispanic
Indoor Air Quality Helpline, which is staffed by a bilingual health
Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIESH)
Index of Health Topics" page. It offers some
articles about asbestos.
National Institute of
searching on "asbestos", a compilation of articles from
federal agencies is provided.
Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
"Selected Topic - Asbestos" page has different links
to reports and health effects from work-related asbestos
of Standard and Technology
By searching on "asbestos" a compilation of information is
Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
Lead and Asbestos Program home page offers educational materials and
Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
asbestos website offers regulation information and treating asbestos
in the home.
Safety and Health Administration
is the asbestos information page. It provides training materials,
removal guidelines, and health effects information.
Department of Health
Asbestos Program home page offers answers to frequently asked
questions and information on obtaining certification for asbestos
and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA)
PHMSA is an agency within the U.S. Department of Transportation that
develops and enforces regulations for the transportation of