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The Office of Environmental Health and Radiation Safety (EHRS), is a section of the Office of the Vice Provost for Research at the University of Pennsylvania.

Our goals are to:

  • Promote health safety & environmental protection in teaching, research, health care and administrative activities
  • Provide safety-related support services to the PENN community
  • Ensure compliance with federal, state, and local regulations to achieve optimal control or reduction of hazards and exposures which are detrimental to people, property, and the environment.