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  Environmental Public Health Division

The Environmental Public Health Division works to protect public health by ensuring the integrity of the food supply, clean drinking water, neighborhood cleanliness, and hazard-free workplaces. These objectives are accomplished through the following activities:

  • Securing compliance with State rules on food safety and public drinking water through surveillance, monitoring and inspections
  • Permitting retail food establishments
  • Responding to citizen complaints on food, water supply and neighborhood nuisances
  • Abating neighborhood nuisances such as abandoned and unsafe buildings through owner notification and demolition
  • Reducing lead poisoning through screening children, case managing children with lead poisoning and removing lead-based paint from qualifying homes
  Programs and Services

Safe Food Practices PSAs - Check Out HCPHES YouTube Channel

EPH Launches new Food Safety PSAs on YouTube








For more information contact:
101 S. Richey Suite G
Pasadena, TX 77506
Tel: (713) 274-6300
Fax: (713) 274-6375 



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Last updated:  September 25, 2014 
Harris County Public Health & Environmental Services
2223 West Loop South
Houston, TX 77027
Tel: (713) 439-6000