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Databases

A short list of databases on chemical characteristics, preferred products, undesirable materials and other databases

General Toxicity Databases
  • Toxicology, hazardous chemicals, environmental health, and toxic releases on ToxNet
  • ToxSeek is a database from the US National Library of Medicine that allows users to conduct simultaneous searches
  • US OSHA and EPA developed the Occupational Chemical Database which compiles information from several government agencies.
  • US EPA's National Center for Computational Toxicology created the ACToR (Aggregated Computational Toxicology Resource) database for publicly available chemical toxicity data
  • eChemPortal allows simultaneous searching of reports and datasets by chemical name and number and by chemical property. Data are organized and displayed by endpoint.
  • The European chemical Substance Information System (ESIS) provides data on specific chemical groups (i.e. PBT), and regulatory information.
  • PLuM (Public Library of Materials) was created by the Univ. of California Berkeley as a resource for finding authoritative information about known hazards of chemicals
Specific Toxicity Databases
Preferred Products
Undesirable Materials and Products
Other Databases