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Artist's Complete Health and Safety Guide
Grade Level: High School - Post-Secondary
Type: BiblioResources (Books) - Classroom Materials - Manual/Handbook
Summary:

Non-fiction, reference

AuthorsRossol, Monona.

ISBN 1581152043

Monona Rossol provides a comprehenshive guidebook on raw materials used by artists, their reglations, associated risks, and precautions for individual media incud...

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ATSDR (Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry) Glossary of Terms
Type: Glossary - Language Options
Summary: This glossary of toxic substance terms is available in English and in Spanish.
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ATSDR (Agengy for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry)
Grade Level: High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Article/Report - Fact sheet - Language Options - List - Web site
Summary: ATSDR Activities in Illinois are only a portion of the valuable information provided at this website. A glossary, an alphabatized index, news, feature articles,tox FAQ's, toxicological profiles, CERCLS Priority lists of harzardous substances and minimal risk l...
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Biosphere in a Bottle
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High
Type: Classroom Games and Activities - Classroom Lessons
Summary: Directions for creating a small habitat in a bottle.
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Chemistry Jeopardy
Grade Level: High School
Type: Classroom Games and Activities - Classroom Materials
Summary: Non-fiction, classroom activity

AuthorBrian Pressley

ISBN0-8251-4342-X

The format of Chemistry Jeopardy is similar to the television show. The questions are classified by topic and then by both section and category. Rules are provi...

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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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Guidance on Chemical Management in Schools
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Classroom Materials - List
Summary: This includes Recommended procedure for conducting an inventory; List of common hazards and guidelines for handling hazardous materials; Self-assessment tool for determining compliance with the Rules and Regulations Governing Schools in the State of Colorado;...
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Household Chemicals and Alternatives
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: Classroom Materials - List - Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
Summary: This list provides information on alternatives to household chemicals and cleaning recommendations as well as links to appropriate material safety data sheets and books, printed curricula and learning standards.
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Kids and Chemicals Facts and Laws
Grade Level: High School
Type: Classroom Lessons - Glossary - Powerpoints, videos and virtual tours
Summary: This lesson is designed so students are able to identify some of the synthetic chemicals they have contact with during their days; so they can consider the affects that toxic chemicals have on people; that they can reflect upon alternatives to toxic home-use p...
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Laboratory Waste Minimization and Pollution Prevention
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Manual/Handbook
Summary: This guide explains how you can minimize the hazardous wastes and other chemical pollution generated by experiments that are performed in classroom laboratories. It is intended for middle school, high school, and college science teachers. Specifically, this gu...
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MSDS
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Fact sheet - Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
Summary: An easy-to-use format for locating your MSDS's using either keywords or searching alphabetically. These have been written and developed for use by science instructors teaching grades 6 through 12 and community colleges.
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MSDS for Ceramics (Art Department)
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: Article/Report - Fact sheet - Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
Summary: Products generally used in ceramics are identified with links to appropriate MSDS information.
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MSDS Databases
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Web site
Summary: Use this tool to conduct a search on MSDS information for anything from cleaning supplies, pesticides, to chemicals and art supplies used in the classroom.
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MSDS FAQ's
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Classroom Materials - Fact sheet - Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) - Web site
Summary: The table of contents includes What is a Material Safety Data Sheet, Who are MSDS's for, What does an MSDS look like, Are there any tutorials that explain how to read an MSDS. Where can I get MSDS's. In addition to an introduction, regulations links are provi...
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MSDS Resources for Photography (Art Department)
Type: Article/Report - Fact sheet - Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
Summary: Products generally used in photography are identified with links to appropriate MSDS information.
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MSDS, Biodiesel Equipment, and Processors
Grade Level: High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Article/Report - Classroom Materials - Fact sheet - Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
Summary: MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheets) for biodiesel, glycerol, methanol, ethanol, sodium hudroxide, potassium hudroxide, sulfuric acid and phenolphthalein are available as well as some other helpful biodiesel fact sheets and information.
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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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ToxFAQs for Mercury
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High - High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Fact sheet - Glossary - Language Options
Summary: This fact sheet answers the most frequently asked health questions about mercury. For more information, you may call the ATSDR Information Center at 1-888-422-8737. This fact sheet is one in a series of summaries about hazardous substances and their health eff...
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Using Chemistry to Treat Lead Poisoning
Grade Level: High School
Type: Article/Report - Classroom Lessons - Classroom Materials - Experiment - Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
Summary: The EHP Online lessons provide students lessons that are based upon actual articles. The EHP summary for this lesson is as follows "students read the article Challenging Assumptions about Lead and IQ: Effects Increase, Not Decrease in Older Children" and cond...
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Where to Find Material Safety Data Sheets on the Internet
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High - High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Article/Report - Classroom Games and Activities - Classroom Materials - Database - Glossary - Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) - Web site
Summary: Glossary, software, suppliers, fun stuff (games), quizzes, book resources and more can be identified along with MSDS search assistance.
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