High school short-course on endocrine disrupting chemicals and researching health hazards.
Funding for researchers and nonprofit organizations for innovative children’s environmental health research and implementing that research in the community.
Teacher training to develop curriculum on environmental health topics.
Consultations for clinicians caring for patients with lead poisoning and environmental health issues
Videos specifically for childcare centers and schools on environmental health topics.
This program screens patients for environmental risks and automatically provides them and their healthcare providers with printed counseling materials.
STEER is an NIEHS funded program of course work, field experience and mentorship for K-12 science teachers.
If you are concerned about lead in your water, the Philadelphia Water Department will conduct free water quality tests.
This toolkit is for clinicians to be able to provide simple, evidenced-based steps to families on how to reduce toxic exposures in their daily lives.
Fact sheet on reducing chemical exposure from carpets and furniture in your home.
Mobile App allows users to identify and report specific problems with building conditions in Philadelphia schools.
Fact sheet on how toxic chemicals can impact you and your family’s health.
Search EWG’s recommendations of non-toxic personal care products and discover if your favorite items have toxic chemicals.
EWG created a database on tap water quality where you can search your zip code and see the common contaminants in your tap water system.
EWG’s Food Score database tells you what chemicals are in the food products and provides a list of health concerns associated with each chemical if there are any.
To enhance basic research skills that pertain to children’s environmental health, we will strongly encourage early-stage investigators and researchers to enroll in workshops and continuing education courses.
Air Fresheners can be sources of toxic chemicals in your home. Use this database to identify the least toxic air fresheners you can use to keep your home asthma and allergy friendly!
Where can volatile organic chemicals be found in your home? Find out where they are and how to lower your family’s exposure.
Search EWG’s database for less toxic sunscreens for you and your children.
When it rains, raw sewage from homes flows into Philadelphia waterways. Use this map to find out when and where it’s happening.
Use the map linked on the webpage to identify current and past hazardous waste cleanup sites in your community.
For free counseling on quitting smoking and/or medication to help quit, call 1-800- QUITNOW or visit this website.
Find hydraulic fracturing well sites near them and learn about the chemicals used at these sites.