Public Works Dispatch


Monday – Sunday
24 hours a day

Hazardous Waste Program

No Dumping - Prohibited materials signEnvironmental Services within the City of Salem works to protect human health and the environment by the following actions:

  • Manage and maintain the hazardous waste program
  • Perform categorization and chemical profiling of hazardous waste
  • Complete and submit the Annual Hazardous Waste Report
  • Develop and maintain the Toxic Use Reduction Plan
  • Develop and maintain the hazardous waste management contingency plan

Additional duties include:

  • Perform the duties of a Radiological Officer
  • Management of the radiological materials license
  • Maintenance of radiological monitoring equipment
  • Perform RCRA Notifications Under 40 CFR Part 261