Bureau of Environmental Health (BEH)

BEH protects the public health from a variety of environmental exposures. We respond to environmental health concerns and provide communities with epidemiologic and toxicological health assessments. Our regulatory programs enforce statutes and regulations related to food protection, radiation protection, childhood lead exposure, and minimum standards for housing, recreational camps, swimming pools, etc.

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250 Washington St., 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02108


(617) 624-5777

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