- Environmental Health Officer
- = EHOa person, employed by a local authority, with special training in such aspects of environmental health and pollution as housing, sanitation, food, clean air, noise, and water supplies (formerly known as a Public Health Inspector). EHOs work closely with other professionals within the local authority and with other agencies, including the Health Protection Agency.
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