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The Catalyst: Chemistry Resources for the Secondary Education Teacher on the WWW
   http://www.thecatalyst.org/
   This site contains resources for both chemistry teachers and students. Links are divided into topical categories such as general, experiments, history, periodic tables, and software. It is also available in Spanish.

CCD: ChemicalExper Chemical Directory
   http://www.chemexper.com/
   This is a site where one can search for basic physical data and suppliers of chemicals by registry number, molecular formula, chemical name or synonyms in different languages.

ChemBioFinder.com
   http://www.cambridgesoft.com/databases/login/?serviceid=128
   This site allows searching by chemical name, CAS number, molecular number or molecular weight. Basic physical information is returned as well as synonyms, DOT Number, EPA Code, and links to additional information.

Chemical Achievers
   http://www.chemheritage.org/discover/online-resources/chemistry-in-history/themes/index.aspx
   Chemical Achievers: The Human Face of the Chemical Sciences. From the Chemical Heritage Foundation.

Chemical Elements.com
  http://www.chemicalelements.com/index.html
  Chemical Elements.com is an interactive periodic table of the elements. Entries include Basic Information, Atomic Structure, Isotopes, Facts, and Related Links.

Chemistry for Life
   http://www.chemforlife.org/
   Users can visit the Virtual Gallery and do experiments online. "Eight Global Messages of Chemistry" are available for viewing as QuickTime movies.

Green Chemistry
   http://www.epa.gov/greenchemistry/index.html
   This is an Environmental Protection Agency site promoting green, or sustainable chemistry. It is the design of chemical products and processes that reduce or eliminate the use or generation of hazardous substances. Green chemistry applies across the life cycle of a chemical product, including its design, manufacture, and use.

MathMol (Mathematics and Molecules)
   http://www.nyu.edu/pages/mathmol
   This website gives an introduction to molecular modeling and offers examples of products available for educational purposes.

The NIST Chemistry WebBook
   http://webbook.nist.gov/
   This site provides searchable access to the data compiled and distributed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology such as thermochemical and thermophysical data, IR spectra, and mass spectra.

The NIST Reference on Constants, Units, and Uncertainty
    http://physics.nist.gov/cuu/index.html
   This site provides a searchable database of values of constants and a searchable bibliography.

Organic Chemistry Web Site Links
   http://organicdivision.org/links.html
   This site gives links to many other sites that are useful for general as well as organic chemists. Links include chemistry portals, databases, nomenclature, and named reaction sites.

ThermoDex: An Index of Selected Thermodynamic Data Handbooks
   http://www.lib.utexas.edu/thermodex/
   This is a searchable index of printed handbooks and compilations of thermodynamic and thermophysical data. It is useful for finding which handbook might contain the data needed. The cataloging system used is that of the Library of Congress.

The University of Georgia Environmental Health & Safety Right-To-Know
   https://esd.uga.edu/chemical-lab-safety/right-know/msds-access
   This site provides links to Materials Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and other sources of information for pharmaceuticals and pesticides.

WebElements Periodic Table
   http://www.webelements.com/
   This site gives element information including names in four languages, historical information, uses and physical, electronic, and nuclear properties.

Where to Find Material Safety Data Sheets on the Internet
   http://www.ilpi.com/msds/index.html
   Indexes include general sites, government agencies, chemical manufacturers, and links to pesticide information.

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