Business Owners

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Find out what business owners need to know about the environment and health, food safety and other public health issues that are important to Vermonters.

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

Laboratories can test water and soil to find out if they contain certain radioactive materials.

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.

Businesses play an important role in promoting health and reducing the risk of chronic disease.

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

Establishments that process food—such as sauces, salsa, salad dressings, candies, chocolates, jams and jellies, etc.—for retail or wholesale markets, as well as food warehouses and distribution centers, must apply for a food processor license.

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