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Health & safety information online
- OSHA Safety and Health Topics page
General information topics, including Solvents, Woodworking, Respiration, etc.
- Arts, Crafts & Theater Safety
ACTS is a not-for-profit corporation that provides health, safety, industrial hygiene, technical services, and safety publications to the arts, crafts, museums, and theater communities.
- Arts and Creative Materials Institute
Founded in 1936, ACMI was organized to assist its members in providing the public with art and creative materials for children and artists that are non-toxic.
- State of California Art Hazards for K-6
List of materials that cannot be purchased for K-6 art education per the State of California because of toxicity concerns.
- Art Safety Training Guide
Princeton U. Notice: Training materials found on these pages are provided for the use of Princeton University to meet needs specific to Princeton University. Be aware of info specific to Princeton (procedures, phone numbers, etc.)
- Liquitex - Health & Safety
Includes Material Safety Data Sheets for Liquitex products, as well as an article on "Safe Studio Tips."
Art supplies online
If you can't find specialty supplies locally (check with your professors for recommendations for local suppliers), here are a few directories and links to online arts suppliers. A link to any commercial supplier does not imply an endorsement by the University Libraries or Pepperdine.