This guide was developed by TURI's librarian to assist with researching environmental, health and safety information for chemicals. It includes link to tools related to health, safety, and environmental information, as well as other related resources. It's an excellent starting point when evaluating chemicals.
ChemHAT, the Chemical Hazard and Alternatives Toolbox, is a database designed to offer up easy to use information to identify chemical hazards and locate potential replacements.
Users can search for:
SOLV-DB has been designed to meet the needs of a variety of users.
SOLV-DB brings together a wealth of information on commercially available solvents. Use SOLV-DB to find:
SOLV-DB contains several additional features for your convenience, including:
To help you find a range of alternative solvents for your application:
To help you understand the meaning of data or properties listed in the database:
This tool helps companies determine whether the toxic use reduction options they are considering may have unforeseen negative environmental, worker or public health impacts.
The P2OASys tool is a downloadable spreadsheet.