Certified Unified Program Agency (CUPA)

The purpose of the Unified Program is to consolidate, coordinate and make consistent the administrative requirements, permitting, inspection activities, enforcement activities and fees for hazardous waste and hazardous materials programs in each jurisdiction.  The EHD was approved by the State as the CUPA for San Joaquin County in January of 1997. The EHD administers the Hazardous Material Business Plan, California Accidental Release Prevention (Cal-ARP), Aboveground Petroleum Storage Act, Hazardous Waste Generator, Hazardous Waste Onsite Treatment (Tiered Permitting) and Underground Storage Tank program.


Authority: California Health and Safety Code Section 25180; San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors Resolution R-95-760 and SJC Ordinance No. 4432.

For more information please contact:
Kasey Foley, Program Coordinator
(209) 468-3451

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