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dr Bożena Krogulska

Third floor, building “C”

Contact person: sekretarka Assistant Renata Barbarska
Phone: 022 54 21 354
Room: 301


Dr. Renata Matuszewska
dr Adam Krogulski
dr Sławomir Garboś
dr inż. Dorota Święcicka
dr inż. Elżbieta Kaniowska-Klarzyńska
dr inż. Grzegorz Kaczmarczyk
Małgorzata Jamsheer-Bratkowska, MA
Agnieszka Stankiewicz, MA
MSc. Krzysztof Skotak
Jerzy Kozłowski, MA
mgr. Izabela Orych
bow. med. Dorota Maziarka
alone. Ref. Olga Jadachowska
techn. Mirosław Worowski
tech. Teresa Mackiewicz
secretary assistant Renata Barbarska


Conducting scientific and service research, analyzing health safety of water and air, and assessing the impact of the above environmental factors on the health of people;
Solving problems in the field of environmental hygiene, concerning in particular health issues of the human environment, hygiene of housing estates and construction as well as establishing health requirements in this area;
Development of criteria and norms for the proper shaping of the human environment, its hygienic evaluation and research;
Development of methods for detecting and determining physico-chemical and microbiological contaminations of water and air;
Hygienic certification of materials and products in contact with water intended for consumption and preparations for its purification and disinfection, materials used in construction, household chemistry products, products for the degradation of environmental pollution and other utility products;
Substantive supervision over the operation of sanitary and epidemiological stations in the field of municipal hygiene;
Tasks implemented by the Laboratory of the Institute for Environmental Health Safety for the plant;
Substantive supervision over water and air quality tests and noise performed by the SEZ;
Providing substantive supervision over spatial information systems in the field of hygiene;
Conducting training in environmental quality monitoring;
Conducting training in the use of new methods of chemical and microbiological determinations, their validation and estimating the uncertainty of results.


Application form for issuing a hygienic certificate
Bacteriological examination of water – confirmatory tests for Escherichia coli
Principles of control and prevention of multiplication of Legionella bacilli in installations and devices of water and air aerosol in health care facilities

Research for the detection and isolation of coagulase-positive staphylococci from the aquatic environment

Position of the Department of Environmental Hygiene in the case of bird flu
Position of the Environmental Hygiene Department on asbestos-cement pipes in water supply installations
The most important publications of the Department

Recommendations of ZHŚ NIZP-PZH regarding sanitary and hygienic requirements for swimming pool facilities and water quality in swimming pools for infants and children from 6 months to 3 years old

Short toxicological characteristics of tropospheric ozone
ZHŚ position on the use of polyphosphate based preparations in water treatment processes intended for consumption and improvement of technical condition of water supply networks

ZHŚ position on air pollution in rooms for people’s stay

ZSW standpoint on the health significance of elevated iron and manganese concentrations in drinking water

Checking the microbiological purity of air and process water and water in employee showers in industrial plants, especially in mechanical glass processing plants

Warning! Invalidation of Hygiene Assessments

The National Institute of Public Health – National Institute of Hygiene announces that on 1 September 2009 the Hygiene Assessments issued by the PZH Institute for Environmental Health Safety in 1985-1995 are annulled

Workrooms and laboratories

Laboratory of the Department of Environmental Health Safety
Laboratory of Sanitary Microbiology
Laboratory of Environmental and Chemical Physics
Laboratory of Hygiene and Health Safety Assessment of the Environment
Laboratory of Biologically Active Compounds

Information service about the sanitary condition of bathing areas in Poland

Scientific conferences

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