Technical Departments

About the Ministry

Pollution Control and Environmental Health

To achieve its aims and objectives and promote effective coordination, the department is structured into Six (6) Divisions namely:

  • Chemicals Management (CM) Division
  • Sewage & Air Emission Management (SAE) Division
  • Marine Pollution, Contamination Clean-Up & Remediation (MCCR) Division,
  • Solid Waste Management (SWM) Division
  • Hazardous Waste Management, Cleaner Production & Environmental Extension Services (HCE) Division
  • Environmental Health & Sanitation(EHS) Division
  • Solid Waste Management
  • Hazardous Waste Management
  • Industrial Effluent/Liquid Waste Management
  • Air Quality Monitoring and Management
  • Chemicals Management
  • Implementation of Multi-Lateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs)
  • Remediation of Contaminated Sites
  • Environmental Health and Sanitation
  • Accreditation of Environmental Consultants