Information and Fact Sheets

To view or print information or fact sheets on any of these topics, click these links to see more below:

Bed Bugs

Traveler's Guidance Card - Keep this card in your wallet for trips when you sleep away from home.

Bed Bug Brochure

 

Carbon Monoxide

CO Fact Sheet

 

Floods

Floods and Air Quality

 

Green Cleaning

Healthy Cleaners Recipe Card

 

Healthy Homes

Air Freshener Information

Help Yourself to a Healthy Home

Avoiding Chemicals in the Yard and Garden

Environmental Hazards in the Home

Indoor Environmental Quality Fact Sheet

Heating Oil Spills Fact Sheet

 

Lead

Don't Spread Lead Brochure

Renovate Right Brochure

Reducing the Risk of Lead Poisoning

Prevent Lead Poisoning Brochure

Lead in Artificial Turf

Lead Poisoning Home Remedies

Lead Poisoning Prevention

Lead Poisoning and Nutrition

Lead Poisoning and Pregnancy Fact Sheet

Childhood Lead Screening

Vinyl Blinds and Lead

 

Medication & Syringe Disposal

Syringe Disposal Instructions

Prescription Disposal Instructions

 

Mercury

Compact Fluorescent Light Bulb Fact Sheet

Mercury Health Effects

 

Mold

CT Department of Public Health - Get the Mold Out

 

Mosquitoes

Mosquito Protection for Your Pets and Property

Mosquito Protection Guidelines

Mosquito Repellent Information

West Nile Virus Update - Human Infections

West Nile Virus Fact Sheet

West Nile Virus Brochure

 

Pools

Swimming Pool General Statutes

Guidance on the Virginia Graeme Bake Pool and Spa Safety Act

Healthy Swimming Brochure

Pool Incident Clean-Up

Virginia Graeme Bake Pool and Spa Safety Act Compliance Products

 

Rabies

Rabies Brochure

Rabies Contact Sheet

 

Radon

Home Buyer's and Seller's Guide to Radon

Consumer's Guide to Radon Reduction

A Citizen's Guide to Radon

 

Septic Systems

Septic Systems 101

2015 Technical Standards Summary of Changes

2015 Technical Standards

Sewage Backup Fact Sheet

 

Sun

CT Department of Public Health - Protect Your Skin from the Sun

CT Department of Public Health - Tips to Stay Safe in Warm Weather

Sun Safety - Save Your Skin

Playing it Safe in the Sun Fact Sheet

 

Ticks

Managing Ticks at Home

CT Department of Public Health Tick-borne Disease Brochure

 

Wells and Water

Flooding and Wells

Bacteria in Private Drinking Wells

Well Disinfection Procedures

CT Department of Public Health Well Water Brochure

Geothermal Wells

Arsenic in Private Wells

Uranium in Private Wells