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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Processing Information
  • Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Department of Environmental Health records
    Dates: 1995-2008
    Collection number: 2009-173
    Creator: Santa Clara County (Calif.). Dept. of Environmental Health
    Collection Size: one folder
    Repository: Santa Clara County Archives.
    San Jose, CA 95112-2527
    Abstract: This collection consists of three editions of Food Safety, a publication of the Consumer Protection Division of the Department of Environmental Health. The editions are from 1995, 2000, and 2008.
    Physical location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult Archives staff.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    The Archives can claim physical ownership only for some collections. Users are responsible for securing permission of the copyright holder for publication or quotation.

    Preferred Citation

    Department of Environmental Health records, 2009-173, Santa Clara County Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    These materials were transferred to the Archives by the Department of Environmental Health in 2009.

    Processing Information

    This collection was processed by Michael Griffith working under NHPRC grant RA-10047-07, the Santa Clara County Archives Project. A fuller account of the grant project is available at the Archives website.

    Administrative History

    The Department of Environmental Health is a stand-alone department under the administrative oversight of the Department of Agriculture and Environmental Management. Previously it was part of the now disbanded Environmental Resources Agency and before that a division of the Public Health Department. The department includes the Consumer Protection Division, the Hazardous Materials Compliance Division (HMCD), and the Vector Control District.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This collection consists of three editions of Food Safety: It's Everyone's Business, issued by the Consumer Protection Division. This publication was intended for food facilities and covers a number of topics with the goal of preventing foodborne illness. The editions are from 1995, 2000, and 2008.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Santa Clara County (Calif.). Dept. of Environmental Health
    Food--Safety measures--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
    Consumer protection--California