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Organizations are listed in alphabetical order by name.
Art and Creative Materials Institute, Inc., 99 Derby St., Suite 200, Hingham, MA 02043,
URL: www.acminet.org
Description: an international organization that was organized to assist its members in providing the public with art and creative materials for children and artists that are non-toxic. All products in the program undergo extensive toxicological evaluation and testing before they are granted the right to bear the ACMI certification seal. The institute provides information on hazardous products.
Arts, Crafts & Theater Safety (ACTS), 181 Thompson St., #23, New York, NY 10012-2586,
Email: ACTSNYC@cs.com
URL: www.artscraftstheatersafety.org/aboutacts.html
Description: A nonprofit organization that provides health and safety services to the arts on a national and international basis. Provides copies of educational and technical materials and refers callers to doctors, health services, and other resources.


Publications are listed in alphabetical order by title.
Title: Artist Beware: The Hazards in Working with All Art and Craft Materials & the Precautions Every Artist and Craftsperson Should Take
Author/Editor: Michael McCann
Description: Revised edition. A comprehensive overview on preventing and correcting health hazards of art and craft materials. Analyzes materials and the harm they can create.
Publisher: The Lyons Press
Publication Date: 2005
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Title: Artists Complete Health & Safety Guide (The)
Author/Editor: Monona Rossol
Description: Revised edition. A guide to using potentially toxic materials safely and ethically.
Publisher: Allworth Press
Publication Date: 2001
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Title: Artist's Resource Handbook (The)
Author/Editor: Daniel Grant
Description: See chapter "Health and Safety in the Arts."
Publisher: Allworth Press
Publication Date: 1997
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Title: Health Hazards for Photographers
Author/Editor: Siegfried and Wolfgang Rempel
Description: The safe use of chemicals used in photography.
Publisher: The Lyons Press
Publication Date: 1992
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Title: Health Hazards Manual for Artists
Author/Editor: Michael McCann
Description: Revised edition. Details harmful effects caused by art materials, and procedures that can make working with these materials safer.
Publisher: The Lyons Press
Publication Date: 2010
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Title: Healthy Artist (The)
Description: Information on the dangerous materials in an artistsí studio and how to minimize the dangers. There is also a FAQ listing at the back on safety in the studio.
Publisher: CARFAC Ontario
Publication Date: 2007
URL: www.carfacontario.ca/page/healthy-artist_76
Title: Making Art Safely. Alternative Methods and Materials in Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Graphic Design, and Photography
Author/Editor: Merle Spandorfer, Deborah Curtiss, and Jack Snyder
Description: Identifies hazardous materials and techniques that are commonly used in art. Demonstrates safe alternatives through text and step-by-step illustrations.
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Publication Date: 1995
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Title: Overexposure: Health Hazards in Photography
Author/Editor: Susan D. Shaw and Monona Rossol
Description: Revised edition. Covers all facets of the risks faced by photographers, lab personnel, and others involved with photographic chemicals. Includes pointers for setting up a safe workplace.
Publisher: Allworth Press
Publication Date: 1991
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Periodicals are listed in alphabetical order by title.
Title: ACTS FACTS
Description: Discusses topics related to health hazards and the arts.
Frequency: Monthly
Publisher: Arts, Crafts & Theater Safety (ACTS)
Publisher's Address: 181 Thompson Street, #23, New York, NY 10012-2586,
Email: actsnyc@cs.com
URL: www.artscraftstheatersafety.org


Web Sites are listed in alphabetical order by title.
Title: Hazards in the Arts
Description: Information on health hazards in the visual and performing arts.
URL: fmp.csumb.edu/hazards-arts
Title: Health and Safety
Description: Articles and artist stories about health and safety
URL: www.chicagoartistsresource.org/creative-practice/healthwellness/health-and-safety
Title: Health Hazards for the Artist
Description: A bibliography of resources. Sponsored by the Cleveland Institute of Art.
URL: www.cia.edu/files/assets/healthhazardsfortheartist.pdf
Title: Warehouse Studio Health & Safety
Description: Addresses health and safety rish of artists living and/or working in warehouses, and suggests workable solutions. Sponsored by CARFAC Ontario.
URL: /www.carfacontario.ca/page/warehouse-studio-health-safety_84