Environmental Health Bureau

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The Environmental Health Bureau (EHB) is part of the Maryland Department of Health's Prevention and Health Promotion Administration. EHB's mission is to ensure all Marylanders have access to clean, safe, and healthy environments in their home, communities, and across Maryland.

For information on our programs and services, please see below. For general inquiries, please contact the Environmental Health Helpline at (866) 703-3266 or mdh.envhealth@maryland.gov.


Progra​ms and Services​​​

News

October 19 - 23 is Lead Poisoning Prevention Awareness Week! Click here to learn more about how to prevent childhood lead p​oisoning and what Maryland is doing to help families with lead-exposed children.

New Data Portal for environmental health!  Click here to see the upgraded Environmental Public Health Tracking page for data on lead, asthma, climate change, and more.  


​Do you need a food processing permit renewed? See herefor more details.


​​Health Care Providers:  CRISP is now sending Care Alerts for children with moderate to severe asthma who may qualiry for home visiting programs.  Learn More!​​

​Maryland Department of Health Releases Report on Opioids in the Workplace

Home Visiting Program for Children with Lead and Asthma

New State Program to Remove Lead from Homes


Resou​​​rces

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