Category: About

DEQ: Who We Are and What We Do

Who We Are DEQ is the state regulatory agency charged with implementing and enforcing state and federal environmental rules and regulations. The agency is made up of five divisions: Air Quality Drinking Water Environmental Response and Remediation Waste Management and Radiation Control Water Quality Each division administers programs that protect different aspects of Utah’s environment. …

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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 …

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DEQ At A Glance

DEQ’s mission is, “Safeguarding and improving Utah’s air, land and water through balanced regulation.” We implement State and federal environmental laws and work with individuals, community groups, and businesses to protect the quality of our air, land and water. Your interest and involvement can make a difference. We hope this Website provides you with easy …

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DEQ’s Website Issues

Report Environmental Incidents: (801) 536-4123 Website Specific External Link Policy and Disclaimer Information on external links provided on this site, and a basic disclaimer. Web Team If you are an employee of DEQ with a request to update or add information to the Website, or if you are from the genera public and have a …

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Contact DEQ

Help Request Information or Documents (GRAMA) Report a spill or environmental incident (Spill Report) Policy, Planning & Public Affairs DEQ Ombudsman Offices Executive Director Human Resources Policy, Planning & Public Affairs Support Services Divisions Air Quality (801) 536-4000 Drinking Water (801) 536-4200 Environmental Response and Remediation (801) 536-4100 Waste Management and Radiation Control  (801) 536-0200 Water Quality (801) …

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