HSE Environmental Health: About Us

Every day your health, your home, your community and your environment are being positively affected by the work of the Environmental Health Service and you are probably not even aware of it.

Chemicals, Health and You – the HSE and EPA want to hear your views

HBM4EU, a joint effort of 28 countries, the European Environment Agency and the European Commission, is generating evidence of the actual exposure of citizens to chemicals. This includes the possible health effects in order to support policy making.

As part of this EU-wide research programme, the HSE and EPA would like to gain an understanding of the issues and concerns around chemicals and health for people living in Ireland . 

We want to hear your views and are inviting you to take part in a short survey...read more

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Whether it's the water you drink, the food you eat, the air you breathe or the cosmetics you use, the Environmental Health Officers have a role to play.
. Read our publications for the public

See publications on Environmental Health topics and the work of the Environmental Health Service.
. Read our publications for businesses

See publications on Environmental Health topics and the work of the Environmental Health Service.
. Contact your local Environmental Health Officer

Contact details for our Environmental Health Officers.