The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) and Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) are conducting an extensive review of environmental health concerns raised by the community members in Midlothian, Texas to determine if chemical releases from local industries could or have affected the health of persons and animals in the area.
ATSDR is a health agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. ATSDR serves the public by using the best science, taking responsive public health actions, and providing trusted health information to prevent harmful exposures and diseases related to toxic substances. ATSDR and DSHS will review environmental and health data and prepare a series of health consultations to summarize their health findings.
New! ATSDR released a health consultation for Midlothian health outcome data on June 23, 2016. The report provides a comprehensive overview of the health status of the community based on available data, and provides information that public health agencies can use to focus prevention efforts. More…
New! ATSDR released a health consultation for Midlothian animal health issues on June 16, 2016. The report states there is insufficient data to draw any conclusions about the cause of the reported animal issues by residents living in the Midlothian area. More…
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- Page last updated: June 23, 2016
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