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Environment, Health and Safety

Providing a safe and healthy place to teach, learn and serve

Environment, Health and Safety is committed to providing a safe and healthful environment for the Carolina campus and local community through education, training, consultation, recognizing and controlling health and safety hazards, ensuring regulatory compliance and minimizing potential liabilities.

Projects and Initiatives

Campus Drinking Water
COVID-19 Safety Resources


Water fountain
Dec. 8 Update on Lead in Campus Drinking Water

December 8, 2022

Environment, Health and Safety is testing water fixtures across campus for lead levels and is working through a thorough process as efficiently as possible.

Rebecca Fry
Carolina Expert Explains Lead in Water

November 3, 2022

Environmental health scientist Rebecca Fry discusses water testing, lead effects and resources for faculty, staff and students.

Zombie in front of Student Stores
Zombies Draw Students, Employees into Information Fair

September 28, 2022

Passersby startled by the sight of Hollywood monsters stuck around to learn how to be prepared for nearly any emergency.

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EHS wins ‘Postcards from the Pandemic’ prize

August 30, 2022

The real reward for the Environment, Health and Safety team was creating therapeutic art about their pandemic experiences.