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This directory provides school facility managers with convenient access to department, state and federal guidance regarding environmental regulations directed towards facilities management and operations, environmental and human health concerns, indoor and outdoor environmental quality and natural resource management. It also provides links to additional non-regulatory environmental facility and property topics, such as green building design, best management practices, and related governmental and non-governmental resources.

The directory is designed as a resource for school, daycare, college and university administrators and business managers, grounds and maintenance staff, school board and parent association members, school nurses, educators, parents, students and other interested professionals.

Go to SEEDS, the "State Environmental Education Directory Site," for environmental education curriculum and instructional resources.

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For questions about:

Indoor Air Quality; call the Department of Health & Senior Services at (609) 826-4950

Child care and Educational Facility environmental requirements, access the website: Child Care Centers, Guidance for Licensing of Proposed Sites or call (609) 984-3081.

Wells, water quality & treatment systems, call NJDEP’s Safe Drinking Water Program at (609) 292-5550

Certified Laboratories, call (609) 292-3950 or for the list of certified laboratories access the website:

Specific building code requirements, contact the construction official of the municipality in which the building is located: Local Construction Officials(pdf)

General questions on building designations or the applicability of these new requirements, call the Department of Community Affairs Code Assistance Unit at (609) 984-7609, or e-mail:

Standards for Indoor Environment Certification and for Licensure of Indoor Environmental Consultants (N.J.A.C. 8:50) contact DHSS Indoor Environments Program at 609-826-4950 or access the website:

Information on requirement of prompt parental notification of contaminated soil found on school property:

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