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    Environmental Public Health Tracking

    EPHT introduces Community Profiles. Community Profiles provide a snapshot of environmental health for Massachusetts communities. Click on the “Community Profile” leaf and select a community of interest.

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    Food Safety

    The Massachusetts Food Protection Program strives to ensure a safe and wholesome food supply in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

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    Test Your Home for Radon

    Contact the Radon Unit at (800) 723-6695 (toll-free in Massachusetts only) or (413) 586-7525 for assistance with Radon in your home.

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    Bed Bugs Bite

    Learn the steps you can take to avoid bringing bed bugs into your home or apartment. Available in seven languages.

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    Lead and Your Child's Health

    Most of the lead poisoning in Massachusetts comes from lead paint dust in older homes. Many homes built before 1978 have lead paint on the inside and outside of the building.

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