Maintains a comprehensive collection of reviewed health education materials for use by teachers, administrators, university faculty, and others who work with preschool through 12th grade students in school settings. Topics include nutrition, alcohol & drugs, health services, and more.
California Breathing makes asthma data available for each county in California. This site also includes a toolkit for schools, a childcare video, and free online publications related to asthma in California.
OHE was established to provide a key leadership role to reduce health and mental health disparities to vulnerable communities. The work of OHE is informed in part, by their advisory committee and stakeholder meetings. Numerous reports are available online.
Contains information on pesticide laws, regulatory information, data on pesticide use, pesticide residue on fresh produce, pesticide illness surveillance, and exposure, sampling, and more. Also includes links to the U.S. EPA/OPP Pesticide Product, Chemical Ingredients, Product Labels, and Company Information Databases.
Environmental indicators are measurements that track environmental conditions over time. The EPIC Project is responsible for maintaining an environmental indicator system to assist environmental programs in evaluating the outcomes of their efforts, and in identifying areas that require more attention.
Proposition 65, the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986, protects California's drinking water sources from chemicals known to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm, and to inform citizens about exposures to such chemicals. Proposition 65 requires the state to maintain and update a list of chemicals known to the state to cause cancer or reproductive toxicity.
Search by chemical name or CAS number to find cancer potency information, acute reference exposure levels, chronic exposure reference levels, California public health goals, Proposition 65 information, and more.