air toxics

Air toxic

Air Toxics Information and Links

What can I do to get information on Air Toxics?

  • Review the 1999 Alaska Air Toxics Emission Inventory and summary web page.
  • If you have questions for the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, please contact:

    Cindy Heil
    Anchorage, Alaska
    Phone: 907-269-7579
    Email: cindy.heil@alaska.gov

    Additional air toxics information can be found from Region 10, EPA:

    Madonna Narvaez
    Region 10 Air Toxics Team Leader
    USEPA Region 10, AWT-107
    1200 Sixth Avenue
    Seattle, WA 98101
    phone: (206) 553-2117
    fax: (206) 553-0110
    email: narvaez.madonna@epa.gov

    General Air Toxics Web Sites:

    EPA - Office of Children's Health Protection: Air - https://www.epa.gov/children

    EPA - Toxic Release Inventory: Community Right to Know - https://www.epa.gov/toxics-release-inventory-tri-program

    EPA - Unified Air Toxics Website - https://www3.epa.gov/ttn/atw/

    EPA - Unified Air Toxics Website - Health Effects Notebook for Hazardous Air Pollutants - https://www.epa.gov/haps/health-effects-notebook-hazardous-air-pollutants

    American Lung Association of Alaska - http://www.lung.org/about-us/local-associations/alaska.html

    Indoor Air Toxics Web Sites:

    American Lung Association of Minnesota - Health House - http://www.healthhouse.org/

    University of Minnesota - Dep't of Environmental Health and Safety - Indoor Air Quality - http://www.dehs.umn.edu/iaq.htm

    Montana State University Extension Service - Home Indoor Air Quality - http://www.msuextensionhousing.org/HomeIndoorAirQuality.html/

    National Sanitation Foundation - Allergens and Indoor Air Quality - http://www.nsf.org/consumer-resources/health-and-safety-tips/allergens-indoor-air-quality-tips

    EPA - Indoor Air Facts No. 4 (revised): Sick Building Syndrome (SBS) - https://www.epa.gov/indoor-air-quality-iaq/indoor-air-facts-no-4-sick-building-syndrome

    EPA - Indoor Air Quality - https://www.epa.gov/indoor-air-quality-iaq

    EPA - Office of Air and Radiation - Radon Information Page - https://www.epa.gov/radon

    EPA - Popular Topics about Indoor Air Quality - https://www.epa.gov/indoor-air-quality-iaq/all-popular-topics-about-indoor-air-quality


    Biological Indoor Air Toxics Web Site:

    EPA - Biological Pollutants in Your Home - https://www.epa.gov/indoor-air-quality-iaq

    Alaska Housing:

    Alaska Housing Finance Corporation - https://www.ahfc.us/

    Vehicle Emissions:

    EPA - Green Vehicle Guide - https://www.epa.gov/greenvehicles

    Environmental Toxicology and Risk Web Sites:

    National Library of Medicine - TOXicology Data NETwork - https://www.nlm.nih.gov/pubs/factsheets/toxnetfs.html

    National Library of Medicine - Toxicology and Environmental Health Search Page - http://sis.nlm.nih.gov/enviro.html

    National Library of Medicine - Toxicology Data Network (TOXNET) Homepage - http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/

    EPA Learn about Asbestos, including exposure and health effects - https://www.epa.gov/asbestos/learn-about-asbestos

    International Programme on Chemical Safety - http://www.who.int/ipcs/en/

    Risk Assessment Information System (RAIS) - https://rais.ornl.gov/

    EPA - Integrated Risk Information System - https://www.epa.gov/iris

    International Toxicity Estimates for Risk Database - http://tera.org/iter/

    EPA - Persistent Bioaccumulative Toxic (PBT) Chemicals - https://www.epa.gov/toxics-release-inventory-tri-program/persistent-bioaccumulative-toxic-pbt-chemicals-covered-tri

    EPA - National Center for Environmental Assessment - Risk Assessment - https://www.epa.gov/risk

    Industrial Hygiene Web Sites:

    National Institutes of Health - Chemical Safety - https://www.ors.od.nih.gov/sr/dohs/safety/laboratory/chemicalsafety/Pages/default.aspx

    NIOSH - International Chemical Safety Cards (ICSCs) - https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/ipcs/