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How to Make Your Home Healthy and Safe

Build a Safe Home Playground

Make Your Home a Safe Haven for Kids

Avoid Grill Fires, Explosions and CO Poisoning

Dont Let a Burglar Ruin Your Vacation

Is Your Tap Water Safe?

Are Your Cleaning Products Making Your Family Ill?

Localities Crack Down on Homeowners Alarm Calls

Radon Sends Ripples through Water Systems

Are you a Hazardous Waste Case?


Want More Information?

  • US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA): This site ( links to EPA's activities, regulations, and publications such as "The Inside Story - A Guide to Indoor Air Quality": A 47 page EPA online publication covering home air quality issues for the general public (

  • EPA Office of Children's Health Protection (OCHP): A website devoted to health and environmental issues as they impact children (

  • EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics (OPPT): This website offers online fact sheets on a variety of chemicals that are found in household cleaning products. (

  • Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR): Links to interesting online articles on enviromental health issues as well as to summaries about hazardous chemicals called 'ToxFAQs' (

  • Environmental Hazards Management Institute (EHMI): A nonprofit environmental education organization that sells the inexpensive and handy-to-use "Household Product Management Wheel" -tips on 36 commonly used household chemicals, and the "Kidswheel on Common Household Products" - a fun-to-use slide chart for kids about hazardous household products emphasizing the importance of reading product labels.(

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