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    • 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 ...
    • 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.
    • 2011 HIV/AIDS summary: South Carolina 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011)
      This document is a summary of 2011 HIV/AIDS statistics in South Carolina.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Toxic air pollutants 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This Fact Sheet covers toxic air pollutants, associated health effects, and environmental effects.
    • SC transportation conformity 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This Fact Sheet covers transportation conformity in South Carolina, as required by the Clean Air Act (CAA).
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Nonattainment permitting 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This fact sheet defines nonattainment, and how an area is designated a nonattainment.
    • Take a break from the exhaust 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This Fact Sheet covers the Take a Break from the Exhaust program which tracks behavior changes in groups of people who are interested in reducing pollution.
    • Radon 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This Fact Sheet defines the radioactive gas Radon, and covers how it can enter the home and the associated health concerns.
    • Una vivienda saludable: consejos prácticos para su hogar 

      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.
    • Asbestos 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes the mineral asbestos. Information includes where asbestos can be found, health effects, and how to protect yourself from exposure.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes CFCs. Information includes why they are harmful to the environment, and what people can do to protect the ozone layer.
    • Combustion appliances: got to vent it 

      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.
    • Ammonia 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes the corrosive, colorless gas ammonia. Information includes how someone can be exposed to ammonia, the effects, and how to avoid it.