New Web page on Disaster Recovery and Environmental Health
The National Library of Medicine Specialized Information Services Division has released an Enviro-Health Links page on Disaster Recovery and Environmental Health: (http://sis.nlm.nih.gov/enviro/disasterrecovery.html).
This web page provides information about recovering from natural and man-made disasters. It includes guides for state and local officials, links to state emergency management offices, information for emergency responders, guidelines for workers involved in environmental cleanup, and handling hazardous chemicals.
NLM also offers other Enviro-Health Links (http://sis.nlm.nih.gov/enviro/envirohealthlinks.html) on disaster topics including:
- Biological Warfare Agents
- Chemical Warfare Agents
- Health Effects from the World Trade Center
- Special Populations: Emergency and Disaster Preparedness