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Food Safety: Environmental Health

Environmental Health Officers play a role in the prevention of food borne illnesses and outbreaks by conducting routine and complaint inspections of food premises, education, and enforcement of regulations to ensure food safety.



Food Safety at Home

Donation of Food

Resources for Food Premises Operators

Temporary Food Service

Mercury in Yukon Fish

Data from recent studies has shown that Yukon fish are safe to eat. Harvesting fish also provides health, social, cultural and economic benefits to people in our communities. Fish in a number of Yukon lakes have been tested for mercury, and most of them are below Health Canada’s guideline for commercial fish.

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Environmental Health Services

Business hours: 8:30 to 4:30 Monday to Friday

Phone: 867-667-8391

Toll Free (Yukon, Nunavut and NWT); 1-800-661-0408 ext. 8391

Fax: 867-667-8322


Mailing Address:

Environmental Health Services (2 HospRd)
Health & Social Services, Government of Yukon
Box 2703
Whitehorse, Yukon  Y1A 2C6

Location: #2 Hospital Road | Whitehorse, Yukon [map]


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