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Mission Statement

The Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Department supports the mission of the Sonoma County Junior College District by promoting health, safety and environmental protection throughout the District with the objective of maintaining a safe learning and working environment.

  • The department provides leadership in developing and supporting high quality policies, procedures, programs and training opportunities in support of the protection of life, property, and the environment.
  • The department provides legal and regulatory compliance research, hazard assessment, advice and assistance to enable students, faculty, staff and visitors to protect themselves from potential health hazards they may encounter in the District.
  • The department promotes the principles of environmental protection and sustainability by supporting responsible management of hazardous materials and wastes, including source reduction, substitution, reuse, and recycling.