Environmental Health Services
Our mission is to safeguard life, promote human health, and protect the environment through the practice of modern environmental health science, the use of technology, rules, public education, and above all, dedication to the public trust.
Franklin County Environmental Health Services accomplishes this mission through education, inspections, and active enforcement of North Carolina state laws and rules.
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Ground Water Radiologicals and Radon
- Frequently asked Questions
- Radon information from NCDHHS
- NC Radon Program
- Radon information from the CDC
- EPA Uranium in drinking water
- EPA interactive US radon map
Franklin County Environmental Health Services does not currently have ability to test for radiological contaminants in ground water or air. The Health Department is working with several labs to develop a comprehensive testing package that should be available soon. Check back often as availability will be published here, or if you would like to contact Environmental Health Services , we will be glad to inform you when we can provide this service.