Shop Maryland Energy Tax Free Weekend

During President's Day Weekend, February 18-20, Maryland residents get a break from the state's 6% sales tax on qualifying Energy Star products.

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Behind the scenes of a Quick Home Energy Check-up

Are you looking for quick, easy, no-cost ways to save energy in your home? A Quick Home Energy Check-up (QHEC) is your answer. Cabin John ... read more

“Branching out” in Montgomery County: Meet Susan Kornacki, Outreach Specialist at DEP!

Hello! My name is Susan Kornacki, and I’m a new Montgomery County resident who just joined the team at the Department of Environmental Protection! I’m ... read more

Bell Nursery becomes the first Veriflora® Sustainably Grown company to join the Green Business Certification Program

Bell Nursery has been recognized by the Green Business Certification Program and has earned a listing in the Montgomery County Green Business Directory. The Green ... read more

We’re hiring! Join our team as the Program Manager of Pesticide & Pollution Reduction

The Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection is hiring for a new position that will oversee our pesticide and pollution reduction programs.  For those interested, ... read more