AWMA provides training, information, and networking opportunities to thousands of environmental professionals. AWMA provides access to Daily Envirowire, a daily environmental news and information source.
AWWA is an international nonprofit scientific and educational society dedicated to the improvement of drinking water quality and supply. The Resources and Tools for Water Professionals includes information on public affairs, career information, water/wastewater utility management, and standards development groups. There is also information on legislation and regulation.
A center within the Earth Institute at Columbia University that works at the intersection of the social, natural, and information sciences, and specializes in online data and information management, spatial data integration, and interdisciplinary research related to human interactions in the environment.
Coming Clean is a collaborative of environmental health and justice experts working to reform the chemical and energy industries so they are no longer a source of harm. Website includes advocacy resources, reports (such as A Demographic Analysis of Chemical Disaster Vulnerability Zones), media, and more.
An international resource that supports basic and clinical research in environmental health sciences and exposure assessment and fosters associated programs in environmental health education and public policy.
EPA uses economic analyses to improve the effectiveness of its environmental policies. A variety of economic tools allow the costs and benefits of different policy options to be compared. EPA also pursues new research to develop improved methods for measuring the economic consequences of environmental outcomes.
An independent, nonprofit corporation that studies the health effects of pollutants from sources in the environment. Supported jointly by the EPA and industry, HEI has produced reports on the health effects of a variety of pollutants, including carbon monoxide, fuels and fuel additives, nitrogen oxides, diesel exhaust, ozone, and particulate air pollution.
Promotes communities, workplaces, and products to be healthy, humane, and respectful of natural systems. Also promotes environmentally sound systems of production and consumption by using rigorous science and innovative strategies to develop practical solutions.
A not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the scientific basis for environmental decisionmaking. NCSE specializes in programs that foster collaboration between the diverse institutions and individuals creating and using environmental knowledge, including research, education, environmental, and business organizations as well as governmental bodies at all levels.
NOAA's Mission: To understand and predict changes in climate, weather, oceans, and coasts; to share that knowledge and information with others; and to conserve and manage coastal and marine ecosystems and resources.
Develops, implements and enforces the state's environmental protection laws that regulate clean air, clean water, clean soil, safe pesticides and waste recycling and reduction. Our departments are at the forefront of environmental science, using cutting-edge research to shape the state's environmental laws.
This site contains information on pesticide laws, regulatory and rulemaking information, data on pesticide use, on pesticide residue on fresh produce, pesticide illness surveillance, and information on exposure, sampling, and more.
This site has the figures for California drinking water primary and secondary maximum contaminant levels and information on arsenic, chromium-6, perchlorate, and other drinking water contaminants of current interest.
UNEP is involved in all manner of environmental issues, such as sustainable consumption, climate change, chemicals, and more. Their site includes databases, publications, and descriptions of their many initiatives.
Descriptions and information about specific aspects of environmental health are available, such as environmental burden of disease, ionizing radiation, food safety, occupational health, electro-magnetic fields, and children's environmental health. Numerous documents and publications are available online.