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Our Mission, Vision, and Values

Mission

Safeguarding and improving Utah’s air, land and water through balanced regulation

Vision

Clean air, land and water for a healthy and prosperous Utah

Values

Exceptional Service

We are public servants committed to the people of Utah and our customers. We solve problems, actively engage stakeholders, and are professional, responsive and fair.

Commitment to Employees

We value our dedicated employees as our greatest asset. We treat each other with respect, foster professional development and celebrate our individual and collective contributions.

Credibility and Trust

We earn the public’s trust by showing we care, demonstrating expertise in our work, and basing our decisions on science and the law. We act with integrity and make accurate and reliable information accessible to the public.

Continuous Improvement

We are accountable for taxpayer dollars. We improve our performance and implement innovations that advance quality, efficiency and effectiveness.

If you have questions, comments, or require more information, contact the DEQ Public Affairs Office (801) 536-4400