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The topics listed below include fact sheets and reports generated in response to specific issues at one point in time. Please contact us if you have any questions or need updated information on one of the topics listed below.

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Contaminant or Chemical Specific Information
Public Health, Contaminants, and the Environment
Studies

Contaminant or Chemical Specific Information

Arsenic (General Information)

Arsenic in Drinking Water and Your Patients' Health - March 2005 (PDF: 421KB/8 pages

Blue-Green Algal Blooms and Microcystin

Chromated Copper Arsenate - April 2001 (PDF: 76KB/2 pages)

Cyanobacteria: Blue-Green Algal Blooms and Microcystin

Dicyclopentadiene (DCPD) - August 2002 (PDF: 35KB/2 pages)

Lead in Soil (PDF: 91KB/2 pages)

Lead Poisoning in Cattle: Emergency Response to lead poisoning on a farm in Bertha, MN - September 18, 2007(PDF: 1.78MB/31pages)

Mercury

Mercury in Newborns in the Lake Superior Basin (study)

Microcystin: Blue-Green Algal Blooms and Microcystin

Nitrates in Drinking Water

Perc or PCE: Tetrachloroethylene (PCE, Perc) in Air (PDF: 232KB/1page)

Perfluorochemicals in Minnesota

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Stormwater Collection Systems: Health Considerations for Exposures to Contaminated Sediments in Stormwater Collection Systems - May 2012 (PDF: 118KB/1page)

Tetrachloroethylene:
Tetrachloroethylene (PCE, Perc) in Air(PDF: 232KB/1page)

Trichloroethylene (TCE) and Your Health

VOCs: Volatile Organic Chemicals in Private Drinking Water Wells

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Public Health, Contaminants, and the Environment

Brownfields and Public Health

Cancer and the Environment - June 2012 (PDF: 1000KB/14 pages)

Central Corridor Light Rail Transit Line: Healthy Communities and the Central Corridor Light Rail Transit Line Project Archive

Chemical Releases in Minnesota

Community Health Profile Information: MInneapolis Sites -
February 2013 (PDF: 4.6MB/13 pages)

Contaminated Sediments in Stormwater Collection Systems: Health Considerations for Exposures to Contaminated Sediments in Stormwater Collection Systems - May 2012 (PDF: 118KB/1page)

Drum-top Bulb Crusher Health Consultation: Drum-top Bulb Crusher Demonstration at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport - December 2003 (PDF: 74KB/28 pages)

Environmental Exposure Grand Rounds

Gardening in Urban Soil

Healthy Communities Count!(Central Corridor Light Rail Transit project) - Project Archive

Homes: Healthy Homes

Indoor Air Sampling at Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Contaminated Sites

Odors in the Environment and Your Health

School Environments: Healthy School Environments

Silica Sand Mining and Health

Soil Contamination: Preventing intake of contaminated soils

Stormwater Settling Pond Sediments: Varney Pond Health Consultation - December 2011 (PDF: 721KB/27 pages)

Vapor Intrusion

Water Treatment Using Carbon Filters: GAC Filter Information

Wind Turbines (Public Health Impacts of Wing Turbines) - May 2009 (PDF: 879KB/32 pages)ncsl winnerWinner 2010 Legislative Research Librarians Notable Document Award - National Conference of State Legislatures

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Studies

Please see Exposures and Health Investigations

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Updated Wednesday, 18-Jun-2014 16:15:07 CDT