Fact Sheets for the Public

The Southwest Center for Pediatric Environmental Health as well as partner programs within the PEHSU network, has prepared a series of fact sheets to address specific environmental issues.

The following fact sheets were developed in response to hurricanes Katrina and Rita.

Mold in English and Spanish provides guidance on health concerns of mold.

Sludge encountered in cleanup of homes and schools is a significant problem. This fact sheet provides some simple guidance.

Recently there has been a lot of discussion on formaldehyde levels in FEMA trailers. This fact sheet provides some simple guidance.


Additional facts sheets:

More fact sheets may be found at the PEHSU network at http://www.pehsu.net.


Hurricane information: