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Environmental Health

Riverside County Department of Environmental Health is dedicated to protecting the health of people and the environment in Riverside County. To learn more about programs that the Department oversees please visit the Our Services page.

 

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The mission of the Department of Environmental Health is to enhance the quality of life in Riverside County by implementation of effective and efficient environmental health programs to protect the public health, safety and the environment.

 

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FORMAL PUBLIC REVIEW NOTICE RISK MANAGEMENT PLAN DOCUMENT REVIEW 21 September 2021

FORMAL PUBLIC REVIEW NOTICE RISK MANAGEMENT PLAN DOCUMENT REVIEW

In accordance with California Health and Safety Code (HSC), Chapter 6.95, Article 2, Section 25535.2 and the California Code of Regulations, Title 19, Division 2, Chapter 4.5, Section 2745.2(c), notice is hereby given that the Risk Management Plan (RMP) is complete for the following site location:

Formal Pubic Review Notice Risk Management Plan for Infineon Technologies Americas- Temecula 7 September 2021

Formal Pubic Review Notice Risk Management Plan for Infineon Technologies Americas- Temecula

In accordance with California Health and Safety Code (HSC), Chapter 6.95, Article 2, Section 25535.2 and the California Code of Regulations, Title 19, Division 2, Chapter 4.5, Section 2745.2(c), notice is hereby given that the Risk Management Plan (RMP) is complete for the following site location:

Fumigación Para el Control de Mosquito Programada en Nuevo el Miércoles por la Mañana 20 August 2021

Fumigación Para el Control de Mosquito Programada en Nuevo el Miércoles por la Mañana

Debido a los recientes casos positivos del Virus del Nilo Occidental en pruebas de rutina de muestras de mosquito y a la gran población de estos insectos, el Programa de Control de Vectores del Condado de Riverside ha programado una fumigación de bajo nivel usando pulverizadores montados en camioneta para reducir el número de mosquitos adultos. El tratamiento se llevara a cabo en tres áreas de Nuevo.

Mosquito Control Application Scheduled in Nuevo on Wednesday Morning 20 August 2021

Mosquito Control Application Scheduled in Nuevo on Wednesday Morning

Due to recent positive West Nile virus mosquito test sample results and number of mosquitoes trapped, the Riverside County Vector Control Program has scheduled an ultra-low volume ground application using truck-mounted sprayers to reduce the number of adult mosquitoes. The treatment will occur in three areas of Nuevo.

FORMAL PUBLIC REVIEW NOTICE RISK MANAGEMENT PLAN DOCUMENT REVIEW 19 August 2021

FORMAL PUBLIC REVIEW NOTICE RISK MANAGEMENT PLAN DOCUMENT REVIEW

In accordance with HSC 25535.2 and CCR 2745.2(c), notice is hereby given that the Risk Management Plans (RMP) are complete for site locations on the following lists: Lineage Logistics & GH Foods

2021 Chlorine Shortage – How to Optimize Your Chlorine Use 23 July 2021

2021 Chlorine Shortage – How to Optimize Your Chlorine Use

Several factors have contributed to a nationwide chlorine shortage. Below are tips to optimize your chlorine use, and chlorine alternatives to maintain your pool water clean and clear for bathers.

Effective July 1st, 2021, CalEPA has increased the annual State Surcharge 29 June 2021

Effective July 1st, 2021, CalEPA has increased the annual State Surcharge

If you are permitted for activities like storing hazardous materials, generating hazardous wastes, or maintaining underground storage tanks, you will notice a small fee change on your permit invoice.

Riverside County reopens with removal of capacity limits, distancing requirements for most businesses and events. 15 June 2021

Riverside County reopens with removal of capacity limits, distancing requirements for most businesses and events.

Riverside County, and the rest of the state, reopens today (June 15) with capacity limits and physical distancing requirements removed for most businesses and events. However, other safety measures may be needed based on the type of business or event.

Don’t Mix Pool Chemicals! 11 June 2021

Don’t Mix Pool Chemicals!

Most pool chemicals are not compatible, and when mixed can lead to fires, explosions, or chlorine gas release. Take precautions this summer to avoid accidents when cleaning or adjusting the chemicals in your pool.

California’s Harmful Algal Blooms 20 May 2021

California’s Harmful Algal Blooms

Cyanobacteria (also known as blue-green algae) and algae occur in freshwater and estuarine waterbodies. Some algae can produce harmful compounds, such as toxins and taste and odor compounds, that cause health risks to humans and animals.

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