Houston Health Department

Bureau of Pollution Control and Prevention



Our mission is to protect public health by improving the quality of ambient air, water and land in Houston.

Our work involves complaints, surveillance, investigations, permitting and rule-making comments, enforcement, environmental monitoring and community outreach.

We undertake issues related to air and water quality, landfills, industrial and municipal wastewater treatment plants, illegal dumping, illicit discharges and storage of solid/hazardous waste.

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7411 Park Place Blvd
Houston, TX 77087
Phone: (832) 393-5730
Fax: (832) 393-5726

Air pollution complaints during business hours: 311 or (713) 837-0311 or click the 311 logo
Other pollution complaints during business hours: (832) 393-5730
Complaints after business hours: (832) 393-5730
Morning Air Pollution Forecast: (832) 393-5612
Community Outreach Coordinator: (832) 393-5648