PEHSU National Fact Sheets

We offer a number of important fact sheets, offering information and resources to health care providers, patients, and the public.

Environmental Safety for Professionals

Learn more about how to protect patients from the dangers of plastic, melamine, fracturing, oil spills, and heavy metals.

Fact Sheets for the General Public

Find out how you can protect yourself from the environmental ravages of hurricanes, oil spills, floods, fires, and fracturing, as well as from potentially harmful plastics.

PEHSU Regional Fact Sheets

If you live in the greater New York area, or were on site at the World Trade Center on or soon after 9/11, these fact sheets can help you assess your risks and seek appropriate remediation or treatment.

Dumping of Construction Materials in Suffolk County, NY: Clinical Guidance and Resources on Managing Environmental Exposures

For those exposed to potential toxins from these construction materials, these resources may help.

Home Products

Learn more about environmental toxins in home products.

Integrated Pest Management (IPM) 

Learn more about environmental toxins usd for pest management.

Tips for Travelers

For those traveling to the Virgin Islands, the following sheets address pesticide exposure specific to that area.

Additional Fact Sheets

Below we address facts about artificial turf, cell phones, sunscreens, biomonitoring, and how to make your own life a little more “green.”