Breaking News

COVID-19 Updates and What the U.S. Government is doing about it.

- Any service member or dependent at JBER who thinks they might have COVID symptoms should call the 673d MDG COVID-19 hotline at 907-580-2778, option 1.
- Further reduction of garrison and tenant services--we are working to find ways to provide virtual services as much as possible
- Commissary and AAFES resources will remain available with current mitigating efforts in place

Environmental Compliance

Environmental Compliance is responsible for ensuring Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER) is in compliance with federal, state, and Air Force rules and regulations related to the management of: Air Quality, Environmental Baseline Surveys, Hazardous Materials, Landfill, Non-Hazardous & Hazardous Waste, Pollution Prevention (P2), Recycling, Spill Response, Toxins, Underground/Aboveground Storage Tanks (UST/AST) and Water Quality.

Management Programs
  • Water Quality
  • Air Quality
  • (EMS) Environmental Management System
  • (UEC) Unit Environmental Coordinator
  • Hazardous Waste Management
  • Hazardous Material Management
  • Spill Management and Response
  • (P2) Spill Prevention and Response
  • Solid Waste and Recycling
  • (ECAMP) Environmental Compliance Assessment Management Program
Our Mission

Our mission is accomplished by using an Environmental Management System (EMS) in conformance with ISO 14001. Our EMS trains personnel in many of the organizations on base so they have the environmental knowledge to relay environmental concerns to the appropriate person. In addition we use multiple training classes to inform personnel on environmental issues; multi-level inspection programs to prevent incidents and ensure environmental compliance; and environmental goal setting to continually improve and prevent pollution.