Chemical Safety Information

Governmental Agencies

Agency for Toxic Substances and Diseases Registry (ATSDR)

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Heath (NIOSH)

NIOSH's Master Index of Occupational Health Guidlines for Chemical Hazards

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Occupational exposure to hazardous chemicals in laboratories - 1910.1450 Regulation Standard.

National Research Council Recommendations Concerning Chemical Hygiene in Laboratories (Non-Mandatory) - 1910.1450AppA

References (Non-Mandatory) - 1910.1450AppB

In compliance with OSHA Regulations, we present here

The Lycoming College Chemistry Department Chemical Hygiene Plan

Other Sources

Hazardous Chemical Database at the University of Akron

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

Chemical Safety and Disposal Guide at the University of Wisconsin

MSDS Information

MSDS Online Includes MSDS information

Where to find MSDS on the Internet

ChemFinder.Com Enter chemical name, CAS number, molecular formula or weight and get information, including MSDS

Click here for Commercial sites with some MSDS information (often difficult to get MSDS information this way).

General Chemistry Information

         American Chemical Society - ChemCenter

         Australian Chemistry Network (OzChemNet) by Alan Arnold

         ChemDex from the University of Sheffield, England

         Chemical Abstracts Service Abstracts of the World's Chemical Literature

         Chemical Engineering Virtual Library by Dale Kirmse

         CHEMnet Freie Universitšt Berlin (Beware, this is auf deutsch!)

         ChemPuter Calculates isotope patterns, element percentages, reaction yields, oxidation states, VSEPR shapes, and more (from the University of Sheffield)

         Chem Info from Indiana University

         Coalition to Ban Dihydrogen Monoxide :-)

         Galaxy's WWW Hub for Chemistry

         The Homepage for Chemists

         Links for Chemists

         The National Science Foundation (NSF) Home Page

         Poly-Links Polymer resources from World Wide WebLabs

         Rolf Claessen's Chemistry Index

         Royal Society of Chemistry United Kingdom

         The WWW Virtual Chemistry Library by Max Kopelevich, UCLA

         Yahoo Collection of Chemical Pointers Plus access to all of Yahoo's other Links


Chemical Information - Compounds

         Electrochemical Science and Technology Resources

         NIST Standard Reference Data - Thermochemical Databases

         Web Sites in Inorganic Chemical Thermodynamics

Commercial Sites

         The Alfa Aesar Catalog On-Line Includes MSDS information

         Eastman Chemical Includes catalog information

         Fisher and Acros Chemicals Catalogs On-Line Includes MSDS information

         J.T. Baker Catalog Includes MSDS information

         The Sigma-Aldrich Catalog On-Line Includes physical properties data

         VWR Scientific Catalog


Chemical Information - Elements

         Web Elements Periodic Table by Mark Winter

         The Berkeley Laboratory Isotopes Project

         A Visual Interpretation of the Table of Elements

         The Periodic Table of Comic Books


History of Chemistry and Science

         Chemical Heritage Foundation

         Nobel Prize Winners in Chemistry From 1901 to the present

         Carmen Giunta's Classic Chemistry Page Includes "This Week in the History of Chemistry" and "Selected Classic Papers"

         The History of Chemistry in Photographs Includes Images of Scientists and Philosophers, Laboratories and Apparatus

Chemistry Education

         CHEMCAI Instructional software and other resources for chemical education

         ChemEd: Chemistry Education Resources by Alan Cairns

         Institute for Chemical Education (ICE)

         MAALACT Middle Atlantic Association of Liberal Arts Chemistry Teachers

Chemistry Employment, Summer Research and Internships

         The NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Home Page - summer research opportunities


         CIRRUS - Chemistry Internet Resource for Research by Undergraduate Students




         Chemistry Employment Resources on the Internet

         Chemistry Jobs UK Europe USA

         Chemistry-related career and job listings, resources, and help (from the ACS)

         Online Employment Resources

Graduate and Professional Schools

         ACS Directory of Graduate Research 1999 Searchable by professor, school, field, etc.

         The Association of American Medical Colleges for students interested in Medical School

Local links

         ACS Internet Resources and Other Treasures on the Web - talk given at Lycoming by Dr. Christine B. Brennan, Dec. 13, 2000.

         Some favorite Chemistry Quotations


Schedules & Syllabi | Faculty & Staff | Students & Alumni  | Research |
| Curriculum & Catalog | Facilities & Equipment | Tour | Safety & Links |  

         Back to the Chemistry Department Home Page!

Last updated January 12, 2002.
The URL for this page is http://www.lycoming.edu/chem/chemlink.htm