Environmental Health and Sustainability
Division of Environmental Health and Sustainability (DEHS) consists of programs implementing a variety of services for CDPHE to protect and improve Colorado environment and human health.
Colorado Green Business program, Environmental Leadership program, Household Medication Take-Back program, pollution prevention, recycling grants and incentives, SARA Title III programs, Small Business Ombudsman program and supplemental environmental programs.
The Toxicology and Environmental Epidemiology Office works to identify sources of concern in the environment and identify potential public health impacts. The office also serves as an important bridge between public health and environmental programs at the state and local levels.