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What We Do - Protect Against Environmental Hazards

Goal: Protect Against Environmental Hazards

Indicators of Success:

  • Drinking water quality.
  • Percent of Iowa's lead-tested children who are lead poisoned.


  • Monitor and regulate environmental health hazards.
  • Monitor for environmental related diseases.
  • Ensure drinking water quality.
  • Prevent lead poisoning.
  • Protect Iowans from excessive exposure to radiation.

Program areas working to meet this goal:

Protect Against Environmental Hazards