Environmental Protection

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Brownfield Cleanup and Redevelopment Information

Information about brownfield cleanup and redevelopment.

Carbon Challenge

Information about an initiative to cut greenhouse gas, improve air quality, and fight climate change in New York City.

City Environmental Assessment Statement (EAS) Form

Get a form that helps the City evaluate the potential environmental impact of projects.

City Environmental Quality Review (CEQR) Information

Get information about the City's process for evaluating the potential environmental impact of projects.

Department of Environmental Protection Speaker Request

Request a Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) representative to speak at a public or private function.

Environmental Education Information

Get information about programs and materials for students to understand environmental issues.

Environmental Protection Agency Research Program Information

Get information about active environmental research programs.

Green Energy Training at CUNY

Get information on CUNY's Center for Sustainable Energy.

NYC Cool Roofs Program

Program to help building owners reduce energy costs, greenhouse gas emissions, and local temperatures by coating their roofs white.

Organics Collection Pilot Program

Collection of food scraps, soiled paper, and yard waste from selected neighborhoods.

Rain Barrel Giveaway Program Information

Get information about the rain barrel giveaway program.

Ranger Conservation Corps Program Information

Get information about a program that allows high school student to work on environmental conservation and restoration projects.

Toilet Replacement Program

Receive a residential toilet replacement voucher to upgrade to a high-efficiency toilet.


Asbestos Complaint

Report asbestos that is exposed or disturbed.

Chemical Complaint

Report chemical odor or chemicals that are abandoned, not stored safely, or spilled on a roadway or sidewalk.

Gas Leak

Report a gas-related emergency or dangerous condition.

Household Harmful Products Brochure

Get a brochure about harmful household products.

Lead Law Guide

Get a guide to the Childhood Lead Prevention Act.

Lead Paint Information or Complaint

Learn about removing lead paint. Report lead paint or peeling paint in a residential building.

Lead Poisoning Prevention Information

Get information about lead poisoning prevention or get a blood lead test.

Mosquito Information

Information about mosquitoes.

Oil Spill

Report an oil spill.

Pesticide Use Without Notification Complaint

Report a person or business that uses pesticide without giving advance notice.

Pigeon Droppings Health Effects Information

Get information about the health effects of pigeon droppings and proper clean up.

Pigeon Droppings or Odor Complaint

Report pigeon waste or odor.

Poison Ivy Complaint

Report poison ivy on private property, school property, or in parks.

Radiation Equipment Permit

Apply for or renew a permit to install an X-ray machine or other radiation producing medical equipment.

Radioactive Material

Report radioactive material that is stored improperly or creating a risk of contamination.

Radioactive Material License

Apply for a license to work with radioactive material.

Syringe on Sidewalk or Street

Report a loose syringe on a street or sidewalk.

Trauma Scene Cleanup Information

Get information about cleaning up a trauma scene.

West Nile Virus Information

Get information about West Nile Virus.

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