Pollution Prevention for Arts Education: Table of Contents
Welcome to the Topic Hub™ for Pollution Prevention for Arts Education.
This primer is intended as a quick guide to the essential pollution prevention (P2) information on this subject. It is also a compilation of pertinent online resources.
Background and Overview
This section contains information on the nature of the problem and reasons for focusing on pollution prevention in art education.
Reasons for Change
This section contains the rationale for eliminating unhealthy art practices and supplies from art education, including liability, regulatory, and health and safety issues.
This section provides current research and information on long- and short-term health effects (for students and instructors) associated with traditional art education practices.
Regulations and Policies
This section contains information on laws and regulations that provide guidelines for arts education pollution prevention and safety policies.
Information in this section includes activities and materials, specific to the arts, that help reduce health-related issues and pollution prevention.
This section provides sources for material information including material safety data sheets on commonly used art education supplies.
This section identifies arts education instructional materials and standards-linked curricula for grades K-12 and continuing education for arts instructors.
Glossary of Terms
Terms commonly used by pollution prevention, public health, and art education professionals are defined.
This section identifies regional and national suppliers of non-toxic and least-toxic materials for art education.
This section acknowledges contributions of pollution prevention experts to this topic hub.
This section lists key individuals and organizations able to assist with questions related to pollution prevention in art education. Additional contacts are available in the "Where to Go For Help" section of this Topic Hub.
Where to go for P2 Help
This section lists regional and national service providers that offer specialized and general assistance on pollution prevention in art education.
Complete List of Links
A complete list of Pollution Prevention for Arts Education URLs. They are categorized by resource type, and provide additional in-depth information on this topic.