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    • Contaminantes toxicos del aire 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-01)
      This Fact Sheet covers toxic air pollutants, associated health effects, and environmental effects.
    • Diabetes in South Carolina 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011)
      This document describes diabetes in South Carolina. Information includes types of diabetes, who should be tested, and general diabetes statistics.
    • Diabetes in South Carolina 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2009)
      This document describes diabetes in South Carolina. Information includes types of diabetes, who should be tested, and general diabetes statistics.
    • El asbesto (el amianto) 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2010-10)
      This document describes the mineral asbestos. Information includes where asbestos can be found, health effects, and how to protect yourself from exposure.
    • Estar al ralentí: por qué es un problema y lo que usted puede hacer 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2010)
      This document identifies idling, how air pollution affects health and the environment, and how much fuel it wastes.
    • Ethanol 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes the gasoline additive ethanol. Information includes why people are using ethanol, what the benefits are, and ethanol statistics.
    • Gastroenteritis and norovirus 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2006-07)
      This document summarizes gastroenteritis, what norovirus is, how norovirus is spread, and steps can be taken to reduce the risk of exposure.
    • Ground-level ozone 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This documents summarizes what ozone is, where ozone can be found, and what can be done to decrease "bad" ozone levels.
    • Healthy housing: practical tips for your home 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes practical tips for a healthy home. Information includes how to make air cleaner in the home, keeping pollutants out of the home, and how to freshen rooms naturally.
    • HIV/AIDS among African-American men in South Carolina 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2013-02)
      This document provides HIV/AIDS statistics among African-American men in South Carolina. Information includes risks, obstacles to prevention, and what DHEC is doing about HIV.
    • HIV/AIDS among African-American women in South Carolina 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2013-02)
      This document provides HIV/AIDS statistics among African-American women in South Carolina. Information includes risk factors, knowing your status, and a lsting of DHEC funded programs.
    • Idling: why it's a problem, and what you can do 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2009-07)
      This document identifies idling, how air pollution affects health and the environment, and how much fuel it wastes.
    • Idling: why it's a problem, and what you can do 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document identifies idling, how air pollution affects health and the environment, and how much fuel it wastes.
    • Industrial storm water (except construction) 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2010-11-12)
      This fact sheet describes the basis and procedures for re-issuance of a National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit (SCR000000) for discharge of storm water from inactivities (excluding construction) by the South ...
    • Lead 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes the solid metal lead, where it can be found, what the health effects are, and what you can do to protect yourself from exposure.
    • Los aparatos de combustión: deben contar con un sistema de ventilación 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes combustion appliances. Information includes how some appliances can create hazard in the home, how to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning, and what to do if exposed to carbon monoxide.
    • Naegleria fowleri 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2012-07)
      This document list statistics for and describes the one-celled organism Naegleria fowleri.
    • National ambient air quality standards (NAAQS) 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-03)
      This fact sheet describes The National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS), where they come from, and what the standards for each of the criteria pollutants.
    • National pollutant discharge elimination system 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2010-09-30)
      This fact sheet provides information on general permits for discharges associated with nonmetal mineral mining facilities.
    • Nitrogen dioxide & sulfur dioxide 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This fact sheet defines smog and acid rain made up of sulfur dioxide and nitrogen dioxide.