Toxics and Human Health
Have questions about the toxicity or health effects of a specific substance?
US Department of Health & Human Services
US National Library of Medicine
US Environmental Protection Agency
Local Health Departments
Local health departments offer a wide variety of programs to promote human and environmental health, help prevent disease, and build healthy communities. Local services vary.
Contact your local health department or district if you have questions about:
Washington Department of Health
The state Department of Health educates the public, manages health data and participates in state planning about reducing toxic threats to citizens.
They partner with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Institute of Health, and others involved in protecting and promoting public health.
The Hazardous Substance Information and Education Office is funded in partnership with the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries by the Worker and Community Right-to-Know Fund.
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