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Environmental Management

Environmental Management Department

Greg Stanton, Director

The mission of the Environmental Management Division is to protect, preserve, and enhance the public health, safety, and environment through a balanced program of environmental monitoring and enforcement, innovative leadership, community education, customer service, and emergency response for the citizens of and the visitors to El Dorado County.

News & Announcements


Environmental Management wishes you and your family a safe and happy holiday season. Please remember to recycle your Christmas tree and other recyclable materials. Some items can be recycled in your recycling cart/bag, others can be recycled at your local Materials Recovery Facility.

Contact your waste hauler if you have questions:

See the attached flyers for Christmas tree recycling opportunities.

Greg Stanton, Director of Environmental Management

Environmental Management employees do their best to protect and serve the citizens of El Dorado County.  We take pride in our leadership and customer service. Please take time today to fill out our online Customer Satisfaction Survey to help us better serve you.


 Click here to take a short survey on your customer service our staff provided you today. 


Would you like to make an appointment for a test trench inspection, septic system inspection, well inspection, or food facility file review?  Click here to make your appointment today.

Division Units


Request for Proposals (RFP's), fees, forms

Environmental Health

Food facilities, domestic wells, small water systems, septic systems, public pools and spas, public health issues

Hazardous Materials

Implementing the hazardous materials and household hazardous waste programs to ensure that hazardous materials and hazardous waste are properly managed

Solid Waste

Implementing the solid waste and recycling programs to ensure the safe handling and proper disposal of residential and commercial solid waste

Union Mine Landfill & Liquid Waste Treatment Facility

The  wastewater treatment plant currently processes septic tank waste, portable toilet waste, and liquid waste from the landfill (leachate). 
Please note:  The landfill continues to be closed to the public.

Vector Control

Vector / Mosquito control program

Contact Us

​Popular Links and Programs

On-line Food Facility Inspections Inquiry (Inspection information for permitted food facilities located in the County of El Dorado)

On-Line Appointment Services (Test trench, septic system inspections, well inspections, food facility file review)

Department Forms

Department Fees

Construction and Demolition Debris Recycling

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