The marijuana industry is a new and developing industry in Alaska. A number of programs at the Department of Environmental Conservation have requirements or guidance relevant to Alaska's marijuana industry. Below are links to information intended to assist marijuana businesses in navigating the department's environmental and public health requirements.

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Food Related Issues:
Kimberly Stryker - 907-269-7583
Wastewater Related Issues:
Gene McCabe - 907-269-7692
Earl Crapps - 907-269-7681
Solid Waste Issues:
Bob Blankenburg - 907-269-7690
Pesticides Issues:
Karin Hendrickson - 907-376-1856
Air Quality Issues:
Jim Baumgartner - 907-465-5108

Food Safety

Coming Soon:

  • Fact Sheet
  • Application
  • FAQs

Solid Waste/Wastewater

Marijuana Resources


Air Quality

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