Idaho Environmental Health Association

A nonprofit professional and educational organization for individuals who work to
control environmental health hazards and promote healthful environmental conditions.

Welcome

The Idaho Environmental Health Association members include environmental health professionals, industrial hygienists, consultants, solid waste operators, and other environmental health professionals. We promote a more competent and motivated workforce by encouraging our members to express their opinions and to learn from each other.

The organization provides an opportunity and stimulus for professional growth; promotes high standards of conduct and qualifications; strives for increased recognition of environmental health professionals as a group rendering service vital to the health and well-being of the public; and continues to affiliate with national organizations with similar objectives and programs.

IEHA hosts an annual conference each March and publishes two newsletters each year. Committees facilitate the functioning of the association, including Legislative Action, Professional Promotion and Membership Expansion. Visit the membership page for more information.


Upcoming Events

2017 Water Reuse Conference

May 17 & 18, 2017

The Riverside Hotel

Boise ID

Registration Fee is $155

Water is an incredibly important resource with many uses and recycled water can be a resource for communities. Our conference will have experts from around the nation present many water reuse case studies to show how recycled water can be used, how to work with the public including the brewing of beer with recycled water and how to fund projects. Attendees will also have the chance to meet other professionals to discuss key issues related to water reuse.

There are two tours offered on May 16th for $25 each. 

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FSPCA Preventive Controls for Human Food

May 18, 2017  from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Idaho Water Center - 322 Front Street, Boise ID

The new Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) regulation requires every processing facility to have a trained resource person who has completed a specialized training course.  This is a two part training.  The first part is done on-line before Part 2.  Part 2 is a 1-day course.

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June 15, 2017 from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
 
Boise ID
 
This is an accredited course by the Association of Food and Drug Officials that will allow those who complete it to be able to demonstrate compliance with the FDA Seafood HACCP Regulation training requirements.  This course is intended for HACCP Team Facilitators, HACCP Coordinators/Managers, QA Managers, Warehousing (Seafood) Managers, Environmental Health Specialists, Food Safety Mangers/Directors/Consultants/Auditors/Inspectors.  The Segment 1 section is an online course and must be completed prior to taking this course.
 
 

Upcoming Webinars

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EPA's Global Change Explorer Web Tools Collection

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 12:00 to 1:00 pm (MST)

EPA’s Global Change Explorer is a collection of three web tools that allow visualization, comparison, and access to spatial data that describe potential future environmental change. These data can serve as a starting point to assess the vulnerability of air, water, ecosystems, and human health to climate change, land use change, and other large-scale environmental stressors.

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Protecting Children from Lead Exposures through Water: Introducing the LSLR Collaborative

On February 15, 2017, the Children's Environmental Health Network hosted a webinar on the health impacts of lead, the problem of lead in drinking water, and the new Lead Service Line Replacement Collaborative resources.  A copy of the webinar is available to watch. 

Idaho Solid Waste Association

Idaho Solid Waste Association was founded on the idea of helping Idaho's solid waste industry stay ahead of the curve in every aspect of the fast paced industry.

Idaho Rural Water Association

Idaho Rural Water Association's Mission is to provide technical assistance, training and a strong representative voice for the benefit of Idaho's water and wastewater systems.

 



National Environmental Health Association

NEHAlogo.jpgNEHA's mission is to advance the environmental health and protection professional for the purpose of providing a healthful environment for all. Sponsors an Annual Education Conference and Exhibition. 

 


International Association for Food Protection (IAFP)Chi(

IAFP is an organization of 3,400 food safety professionals committed to Advancing Food Safety Worldwide® by providing members worldwide with a forum to exchange information on protecting the global food supply.

Idaho Environmental Health Association. For questions about this website contact: idahoenvirohealth@yahoo.com.

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