TOXNET: A computerized collection of toxicological and environmental health information

Toxicol Ind Health. 2000 Jan;16(1):4-6. doi: 10.1177/074823370001600101.


The Toxicology and Environmental Health Information Program, managed by the National Library of Medicine's Division of Specialized Information Services, provides access to a number of online bibliographic and factual computer files concerned with the toxicology, safety and handling, and environmental fate of chemicals, along with other files that cover genetic toxicology, developmental and reproductive toxicology, mutagenesis, carcinogenesis and toxic chemical releases.

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Databases, Factual*
  • Environmental Health*
  • Humans
  • Information Systems / organization & administration*
  • National Library of Medicine (U.S.) / organization & administration*
  • Toxicology / organization & administration*
  • United States