Decontamination Specialists

Decontamination Specialists

In Utah, there are Certified Decontamination Specialists who have been certified by the Department of Enviornmental Quality (DEQ) to test homes for methamphetamine contamination and clean up homes that have been contaminated.

For a list of certified individuals and companies, click HERE.

Prices among Certified Decontamination Specialist vary, so it is recommended to obtain bids from several before beginning the process.

A Certified Deconatmination Specialist must meet the following requirements:

  • Pass a written examination
  • Health and Safety Training (to meet OSHA requirements)
  • Pay application fee

To learn more about becoming a Certified Decontamination Specialist click here

Several local health departments require using a Certified Decontamination Specialists for both testing and remediation. Make sure to check with your local health department before beginning the clean up process.