Welcome to the Newsroom

The Communications Office provides information to the general public and news media on the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality, its programs and environmental issues. The Newsroom is a one-stop source for those seeking access to current and archived press releases, videos and speakers. While here, sign up to receive press releases by e-mail.

Press Kit

This collection of links and resources will help you learn more about ADEQ.

Office of Communications Mission

The Office of Communications staff strive to expand public awareness of ADEQ's mission. With an understanding of the environmental challenges facing Arizona, ADEQ and the people of our state will continue to strengthen the partnership that will preserve the unique beauty of Arizona.

For more information, please contact:

Mark Shaffer, Communications Director
Arizona Department of Environmental Quality
Office of Communications
1110 West Washington Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85007
(602) 771-2215