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General interest items edited by Janice Flahiff

TOXMAP Now Has Additional Information

The National Library of Medicine TOXMAP ( now includes:

**updated EPA Superfund National Priority List (NPL) data (

**updated NCI mortality data

**links to AirNow ( ) for air quality data

**links to NCEA’s HERO ( for risk assessments

**additional classroom exercises

TOXMAP is a Geographic Information System (GIS) from the Division of Specialized Information Services ( of the US National Library of Medicine (NLM) ( that uses maps of the United States to help users visually explore data from the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)’s Toxics Release Inventory and Superfund Program.

August 6, 2010 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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