The Environmental Quality section ensures that Joint Base Andrews complies with applicable environmental laws, regulations and guidelines. In addition, the section is responsible for directing efforts to eliminate or reduce pollution.
Through coordination, management and regular assessments, such as the Environmental Compliance Assessment and Management Program, the Environmental Quality section strives to minimize mission impacts on the environment. Support from the Unit Environmental Coordinators, ensures base wide participation.
The Environmental Quality Pillar consists of the Air Quality Management Program, Water/Wastewater Program, and Toxics/Asbestos Program. To learn more about each program click here.