Today the environment is a hot topic. From indoor problems such as radon and mold, to community wide issues such as air and water quality, there are numerous issues we deal with regularly.

Articles

Health District to Hold Informational Display about Lead in Local Libraries
June 4, 2014

Health District to Display Radon Info at Local Libraries 
January 9, 2014

Lead Poisoning Prevention Tips
May 6, 2013

Press Release--CT DPH Recommends Arsenic and Uranium Testing for Private Wells
March 18, 2013

Mold Guidance for Real Estate, Insurance 
January 10, 2012

Test Your Home for Radon
December 29, 2011

“Let’s Talk About Chemicals” Report Released
July 30, 2010

Sewage Backup Information for Residents (CT Dept of Public Health) 
November 18, 2008

Recycling Requires Everyone's Participation
November 4, 2008

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning 
December 3, 2007 

Links

Protect Your Family From Lead in Your Home-January 2013 

CT DPH Healthy Homes Databook-2012

2014 MDC Household Hazardous Waste Collections

SURVEY Regarding Unwanted Paint in Homes (Dept of Energy and Environmental Protection)

Environmental Hazards in the Home

Pesticide Pre-Notification Registry

CT DPH Indoor Environmental Quality

Radon & "Home Buyer's and Seller's Guide to Radon" (Environmental Protection Agency)

Disinfection of Private Wells After Flooding

Electronics Recycling (CRRA)

How to Clean Up a Broken Compact Fluorescent Light (CFL) Bulb

EPA Indoor Environments Division

Indoor Air Quality--A Comprehensive Source

Environmental Health Education

Hazardous Materials/Waste

CT Dept of Environmental Protection

CT DEP Environmental Remediation

CT Dept Public Health Lead Prevention

Onsite Wastewaster Systems

Water Quality:  Bacteria and Water Wells

Agency for Toxic Substances

American Lung Association

Environmental Protection Agency

Metropolitan District Commission (MDC)

MDC Sewer Backup Guide

Healthy Swimming

CT DPH Healthy Homes Booklet 2011

DPH Healthy Homes Poster

What Is a Healthy Home? CT DPH