Environmental health is defined as "the discipline that focuses on the health interrelationships between people and their environment, promotes human health and well-being, and fosters a safe and healthful environment." (NACCHO)
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The Environmental Health Programs serve to prevent disease and improve the quality of life in McHenry County. This is accomplished through public education and the enforcement of applicable environmental public health regulations.
|Applications & Forms|
|Food Protection Program|
|Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems (Septic Systems)|
|Private Water Supply|
|Laboratory Services (Drinking & Surface Water Analysis)|
|Nuisance Control (Indoor Air Quality, Vectors, Open Burning)|
|Solid Waste Program|
|Flood Related Information|
|Environmental Health Advisory Committee|
|Environmental Health Ordinances|
|Freedom of Information (FOIA) Requests|