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Cell Biology and Cancer (NIH Curriculum Supplement)

Introduction to the major biological concepts related to the development and impact of cancer. Read More

NIEHS Podcasts: Environmental Health Chat

This podcast series explores how environmental exposures affect our health. Each episode highlights ways researchers work in partnership with community groups to understand and address environmental health issues. Read More

Protecting Yourself From H1N1 in the Workplace: Safety and Health Awareness for Responders to Swine Flu

NIEHS H1N1 Response Training Tool. Research Triangle Park, NC: National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences – National Institutes of Health, NIEHSCareers & TrainingHazMat Safety & TrainingClearinghouseEmergency Preparedness ResourcesH1N1 (Swine), Pandemic and Avian Influenza. Read More

European Risk Observatory Report: Expert forecast on Emerging Biological Risks related to Occupational Safety and Health

A 145-page report that identifies the top emerging biological risks likely to affect workers across Britain and Europe. The report from the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work is part of a series of “Risk Observatory” studies aiming to prepare employers and governments across the EU for possible occupational health and safety threats of future. Read More

Biosecurity and Bioterrorism: Biodefense Strategy, Practice, and Science

An 18-page article offering suggestions on why and how to catalyze the civic infrastructure for an extreme health event. Read More

Safety and Security First: Protecting Our Jobs, Families, and Hometowns From Toxic Chemical Disasters

A 25-page assessment on chemical security urging facilities and state and federal regulators to reduce dangers and secure chemical hazards. Read More

The NSF Scientific Collections Survey: A Brief Overview of Findings

This white paper describes the state of digital collections resulting from NSF funded research in biodiversity, ecology, environmental health, environmental education, and environmental resource management. Read More

A Citizen’s Guide to Radon: The Guide To Protecting Yourself And Your Family From Radon

Radon is estimated to cause many thousands of deaths each year. That’s because when you breathe air containing radon, you can get lung cancer. In fact, the Surgeon General has warned that radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States today. Only smoking causes more lung cancer deaths. If you smoke and your home has high radon levels, your risk of lung cancer is especially high. Read More

A Citizen’s Guide to Radon

Instructions on how to test for radon and interpret the results. Read More

Healthcare: Advanced Technologies for Proteomics Data Integration and Analysis, and Miomanufacturing for Personalized Medicine

A 16-page draft of a white paper on the need for Federal government support of high-risk high-reward technologies platforms tools in non-invasively monitoring proteins in living tissues and systems in real time, data integration and analysis, and more effective biopharmaceutical manufacturing for personalized medicine. Read More

Mission

EERL's mission is to be the best possible online collection of environmental and energy sustainability resources for community college educators and for their students. The resources are also available for practitioners and the public.

EERL & ATEEC

EERL is a product of a community college-based National Science Foundation Center, the Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center (ATEEC), and its partners.

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