To protect the health of our community and staff during the COVID-19 health emergency, Hazardous Materials Program staff may not be physically present at our Department office during open office hours. However, we continue to assist the public and our regulated facilities both remotely and through limited field activities. For fastest service, please direct inquiries as follows.
Emergencies – For an active spill or illegal dumping that is threatening human health or the environment, call 911. For non-emergency complaints use the Spills and Complaints link below.
Underground storage tank (UST) facilities - Submit electronic construction and closure permit applications, testing notifications, test reports, and UST inquiries to [email protected]
All other inquiries - Please contact your inspector, email us at [email protected], or call the Department of Environmental Health’s main phone at 408-918-3400 and ask to speak with a representative from the Hazardous Materials Program. If we are busy assisting others when you call or email, we will be sure to respond within 48 hours.
For information and guidance regarding coronavirus (COVID-19), please visit http://www.sccgov.org/covid19
Learn how to submit plans for the construction, repair, retrofit, or closure of a hazardous materials system or facility.
Spills and Complaints
Submit a hazardous materials spill report or observations of potential mishandling of hazardous materials.
Public Records Request
Submit a request for public records in accordance with the California Public Records Act.
Lookup Services by Locations
For each area of the County, view the hazardous materials programs and services implemented by us and our partner agencies.