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Help build a healthier Vermont.

Find important health and regulatory information for developers, realtors, architects, engineers, contractors and consultants doing business in our state.

Information for You

The Vermont Department of Health Laboratory can perform total coliform/E.coli bacterial testing on any public water supply or private well

One in eight Vermont homes has unsafe levels of radon. Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that has no color, smell or taste.

Lead is a highly toxic metal. It was commonly used in paint in buildings built before 1978 as well as in other household, industrial, and automobile products.

Volatile organic compounds, or VOCs, is the name given to substances that contain carbon and evaporate or “off-gases” at room temperature.

Lead poisoning can be prevented when you know what danger signs and hazards to look for in your home or in other places.

Every day people take in very small amounts of arsenic from the air, from water, and from food. Arsenic is a natural element found in some rocks and soil in Vermont and can g