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Alphabetical List of Pesticide Fact Sheets
This page provides a lengthy list pesticide fact sheets (most by EPA).
http://www.epa.gov/pesticides/factsheets/alpha_fs.htm

Chemical Industry Compliance Improvement Tool-pdf format
This document provides a directory of resources to people working in or regulating the chemical industry. The document identifies governmental and nongovernmental resources that may help regulators and the regulated community understand environmental regulations applicable to the chemical sector.
http://www.epa.gov/compliance/resources/publications/assistance/sectors/cicit.pdf

ChemIndustry
ChemIndustry.com is the leading comprehensive directory and search engine for chemical and related industry professionals. Our databases of Web sites include more than 45,000 chemical industry related entities and contain the full text of millions of pages. ChemIndustry.com provides specialized search services for chemical names, jobs, market research and consultants.
http://www.chemindustry.com/

Community Based Environmental Protection: A Resource Book for Protecting Ecosystems and Communities
The Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) Community-Based Environmental Protection (CBEP) initiative is designed to help people become effective partners in protecting the environment, including the ecosystems that support the physical and economic health of the places where they live and work.
http://www.epa.gov/ecocommunity/tools/resourcebook.htm

CSP: Chemical Management Services- Rethinking Chemical Management
The new chemical management services (CMS) model changes the traditional relationship between chemical suppliers and their customers from providing product, to providing service. That's a major shift with major implications, and yet, the model is compatible with many emerging business management trends. It highlights strengthening a company's core business, outsourcing support functions, and building strategic alliances with suppliers.
http://www.chemicalstrategies.org/cms_defined.htm

Domestic Substances List Categorization and Screening Program
Provided here is an overview of how the Domestic Substances List Categorization and Screening Program works in Canada.
http://www.ec.gc.ca/substances/ese/eng/dsl/dslprog.cfm

Endangered Species and Wetlands Report
Find links to information regarding endangered species and wetlands and all that the ESWR has to offer.
http://www.eswr.com/

Environmental Management Tools: Supply Chain Management
A growing number of companies realize that to achieve their environmental goals and satisfy stakeholders' expectations, they need to look beyond their own facilities and to involve their suppliers in environmental initiatives. Examples of supply chain management include screening suppliers for environmental performance, working collaboratively with them on green design initiatives and providing training and information to build suppliers' environmental management capacity.
http://www.uneptie.org/pc/pc/tools/supplychain.htm

EPA Pesticides: Glossary of Terms and Abbreviations Related to International Chemical Safety Activities
A glossary of terms and abbreviations related to pesticides and the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act.
http://www.epa.gov/oppfead1/international/cmagloss.htm

EPA's EDOCKET
EDOCKET is EPA’s online public docket and comment system designed to expand access to public information. Through EDOCKET, you can search selected Headquarters materials available for public review, view content, and submit comments online. EDOCKET contains collections of documents related to rulemakings and various non-rulemaking activities for EPA’s Headquarters programs.
http://docket.epa.gov/edkpub/index.jsp

EPA: External Links
Find links from the EPA to Federal Agencies ,Chemical Security Tools ,Organizations and Associations, Small Business, and State and Local Level Web Sites.
http://yosemite.epa.gov/oswer/ceppoweb.nsf/content/links.htm#top

OSHA Voluntary Protection Programs
The Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP) promote effective worksite-based safety and health. In the VPP, management, labor, and OSHA establish cooperative relationships at workplaces that have implemented a comprehensive safety and health management system.
http://www.osha.gov/dcsp/vpp/

Reinforced Plastic Composites Production
Here are links to basis and purpose documents/response to comments, FACT sheets, economic analysis, and implementation information for reinforced plastic composites production.
http://www.epa.gov/ttn/atw/rpc/rpcpg.html#TECH

Small Business Environmental Regulatory Calendar
The Small Business Environmental Home Page's Regulatory Calendar contains a timeline for regulatory deadlines, as well as Environmental Reporting Requirements by Law and a Reporting Compliance Checklist.
http://www.smallbiz-enviroweb.org/compliance/regcal.html

SOCMA's Multimedia Wastewater Rules Compliance Tool
This compliance tool focuses upon determination of the applicability of thirteen air and water regulations and includes a discussion of general technical requirements which may apply to a facility, process unit and/or waste stream that is affected by the regulation and the treatment standards to be met.
http://www.socma.com/ProductsAndServices/index.cfm?subSec=5&sub=67&articleID=156

The Small Business Source Book on Environmental Auditing (EPA Small Business Division)
This document has been prepared to assist those interested in environmental auditing for small business. The document describes publicly available sources of information and training on environmental auditing that, after review, appeared relevant to small business.
http://www.epa.gov/sbo/auditbook_500.pdf

The World Wide Web Virtual Library: Sustainable Development
A comprehensive list of internet sites dealing with sustainable development, including organizations, projects and activities, electronic journals, libraries, references and documents, databases, directories or metadata bases
http://www.ulb.ac.be/ceese/meta/sustvl.html

U.S.EPA/OPP Pesticide-Related Database Queries
Provided here are links to EPA/OPP Pesticide-Related Database Queries.
http://www.cdpr.ca.gov/docs/epa/epamenu.htm



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