Access Research Materials on Toxics Use Reduction
The TURI Library provides you with access to a wealth of research materials related to toxics use reduction. You can access this information online or in person:
Access Online Resources
- TURI Publications – TURI publishes research reports, chemical fact sheets, policy analyses, case studies and more.
- TURI Library Catalog – Search this online public access catalog (OPAC) that describes over 14,000 documents. If a document is freely available on the Web, you’ll find a link in the record.
- TURI Subject Guides – TURI staff have compiled articles, research reports, videos and other materials on hot topics such as environmental health and safety, nanotechnology, artificial turf and more.
Visit Us in Lowell
The TURI Library includes books and peer-reviewed journals that you can review onsite. You are also welcome to study, use our computers and print documents. Visit us on the 5th floor of Wannalancit Mills, 600 Suffolk Ave., Lowell.
Contact the Research Specialist
Mary Butow is happy to answer your research questions. She also teaches the “Beyond the MSDS” workshop that gives attendees a hands-on opportunity to use online databases and other tools to identify the hazards associated with the chemical use.
Research Topic Areas include:
- Chemicals and materials
- Public and environmental health
- Green chemistry
- Toxics use reduction
- Waste management
- Resource conservation