Environmental Health

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The Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department inspects each school building, both public and private, in Muskingum County twice each school year to ensure schools are healthy.

Our sanitarians inspect for things such as unsafe chemicals, playgrounds, cleanliness, and other items that may be harmful to the health of the students, staff and visitors.

Resources
School Information Form

Roof Inspection Form

School Environmental Health & Safety

Chemical Disposal Options:

1.    Ohio EPA list of Ohio's commercial facilities accepting hazardous waste.

2.    Ohio's Materials Exchange. (OMEx) is an informational forum fostering the lawful exchange, reuse and recycling of otherwise waste industrial materials. OMEx publishes no-cost materials wanted and available ads for the purpose of facilitating exchanges for users who then work out the details of payment, transportation and storage. Ads are placed, and updated, by the listing entities. Information provided through OMEx is supplied by the listing party.

3.    Contact chemical manufacturer directly if return of chemical is an option. They may allow return of unopened containers.

Contact
City of Zanesville: Email Adam Dickerson, RS or call 454-9741 extension 236.
Muskingum County North of SR-40: Matt Hemmer, RS or call 454-9741 extension 232.
Muskingum County South of SR-40: Email Ed Shaffer, RS or call 454-9741 extension 235.