Center to Protect Workers’ Rights (CPWR) Web site
Lead research and training programs.
Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE)
For more than five decades, the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have worked together in partnership to improve
the public’s health by supporting the efforts of epidemiologists working at the state and local level by promoting the effective use of epidemiologic data to guide public health practice and
improve health. CSTE and its members represent two of the four basic components of public health – epidemiology and surveillance.
International Chemical Safety Cards (ICSC)
An ICSC summarizes essential health and safety information on chemicals for their use at the "shop floor" level by workers and employers in factories, agriculture, construction and other work places.
They are not legally binding documents, but consist of a series of standard phrases, mainly summarizing health and safety information collected, verified and peer reviewed by internationally
recognized experts, taking into account advice from manufacturers and Poison Control Centres.
CDC’s Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program
National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH)is committed to the Healthy People goal of eliminating elevated blood lead levels in children by 2010.
OSHA Safety and Health Topics: Lead
National Emphasis Program to reduce occupational lead exposures