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Breaking News: Health Advisory for Contra Costa County

Last updated: November 16, 2018, 9:52 am

Poor air quality in Contra Costa is expected to continue through the weekend due to the Camp Fire in Butte County. Stay indoors when possible and keep doors and windows closed. Avoid prolonged outdoor activity. Masks are not a substitute for staying indoors. Seek medical attention if you experience symptoms such as difficulty breathing, persistent coughing, wheezing, chest tightness, heart palpitations, nausea, fatigue or light-headedness. Visit baaqmd.gov for air quality information. Visit airnow.gov for current air quality conditions in your zip code. Visit cchealth.org/wildfire for smoke-related health information.

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Welcome to Contra Costa HazMat


OUR VISION

A clean, healthy and safe environment.

MISSION STATEMENT

Our mission is to protect human health and the environment by promoting pollution prevention, increasing process safety knowledge and environmental awareness, responding to incidents, and implementing consistent regulatory compliance and enforcement programs.

Contra Costa Hazardous Materials Programs
4585 Pacheco Blvd. Suite 100
Martinez, CA 94553 [Map & Directions]
ccchazmat@hsd.cccounty.us
925-335-3200

24-hour hotline number for emergencies only: 925-335-3232

EMERGENCY INFORMATION
  • Shelter-In-Place
  • Health Emergency Information: 1-888-959-9911 or 211
  • CA Poison Control Hotline: 1-800-222-1222
  • CDC-INFO Contact Center:
    800-232-4636 (800-CDC-INFO)
    888-246-2857 (Español)
  • Community Warning System: Incident map and sign up for alerts

LATEST INFORMATION

Welcome to Contra Costa HazMat Programs

LATEST INFORMATION


OUR VISION

A clean, healthy and safe environment.

MISSION STATEMENT

Our mission is to protect human health and the environment by promoting pollution prevention, increasing process safety knowledge and environmental awareness, responding to incidents, and implementing consistent regulatory compliance and enforcement programs.

Contra Costa Hazardous Materials Programs
4585 Pacheco Blvd. Suite 100
Martinez, CA 94553 [Map & Directions]
ccchazmat@hsd.cccounty.us
925-335-3200

24-hour hotline number for emergencies only: 925-335-3232

EMERGENCY INFORMATION
  • Shelter-In-Place
  • Health Emergency Information: 1-888-959-9911 or 211
  • CA Poison Control Hotline: 1-800-222-1222
  • CDC-INFO Contact Center:
    800-232-4636 (800-CDC-INFO)
    888-246-2857 (Español)
  • Community Warning System: Incident map and sign up for alerts