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A Small Dose of Toxicology Book
Grade Level: High School - Post-Secondary
Type: BiblioResources (Books) - Glossary - Manual/Handbook
Summary: Author: Steven Gilbert, Ph.D, DABT, ISBN:0415311683 280 pages This is a professional and technical book for the layman that is a user-friendly resource on toxicology of common chemicals including alcohol, caffeine, nicotine, heavy metals, solvents and r...
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Arts, Crafts & Theater Safety
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Article/Report - BiblioResources (Books) - Fact sheet - Manual/Handbook - Web site
Summary: ACTS is a not-for-profit corporation that provides health, safety, industrial hygiene, technical services, and safety publications to the arts, crafts, museums, and theater communities. A part of the fees from our consulting services goes to support our free a...
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Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients, A
Grade Level: High School - Post-Secondary
Type: BiblioResources (Books) - Classroom Materials - Manual/Handbook
Summary: Non-Fiction, Reference

Authors, Ruth Winter, M.S.

ISBN 1-4000-5233-5

This author identifies cosmetic ingredients (direct and indirect) that are found in most cosmetics and cosmeceuticals, both the harmful and desirable incredie...

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Educational Theatre Association
Grade Level: High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Web site
Summary: Through advocacy, education, and connections members of this association can learn about concerns in theatre health safety.
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FX Facts and Hazards: Fog
Grade Level: High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Article/Report - Fact sheet - Web site
Summary: The use of theatrical smokes, fogs, dusts, and other special effects in film, television, theater, and music performances has become a popular method of creating an atmosphere or mood.

Performers and workers throughout the entertainment industry have been...

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Healthy & Safety Guide for Film, TV & Theater
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School - Post-Secondary
Type: BiblioResources (Books) - Manual/Handbook
Summary: The Health and Safety Guide for Film, TV & Theater Nonfiction

Rossol, Monona

ISBN1-58115-071-7

This breakthrough guide addresses the unique health and safety problems that threaten anyone working in the entertainment industrie...

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ISETSA Hazards and Lists of Hazards
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High - High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Article/Report - Checklist - List - Web site
Summary: ISETSA has provided a select number of typical hazards and hazardous exposures that have been identified in the Entertainment Industry and have been observed over the last forty-five years in the secondary educational theaters. Topics for hazards include che...
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Planning for Success, Health and Safety
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Checklist - Fact sheet
Summary: As part of planning NAYT promotes the importance of health and safety awareness throughout the youth theatre movement. Having both a policy and procedures for Health and Safety helps to ensure that everyone involved with your youth theatre (members, staff, vol...
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Pollution Prevention Management in the Arts, Art & Theatre
Grade Level: High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Fact sheet
Summary: Guidelines from US EPA for best management practces for colleges and art education.
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Theater & Dance Safety Information Sheets
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Article/Report - Checklist - Fact sheet
Summary: The Department of Theater & Dance is committed to safety. All too often individuals working in theater and dance ignore personal health and safety due to deadlines and other stresses of these art forms. Proper education, planning, and communication creates a h...
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Theater Safety Guide, Princeton University
Grade Level: High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Manual/Handbook
Summary: The Princeton University Theater Operations Manual is intended for student-run theater groups who use spaces including, but not limited to, Murray-Dodge Theater, Forbes College Black Box, Wilson College Black Box, and 171 Broadmead. Information found in the m...
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Theatrical Health and Safety Self-Evaluation Checklist
Summary: This checklists looks at general considerations, fire safety, theater conditions, stage conditions, and a few miscellaneous toics.
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