Governing Law and Regulations
North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Environmental Management Commission Division of Air Quality
Western North Carolina Regional Air Quality Agency
Forsyth County Environmental Affairs Department
Mecklenburg County Department of Environmental Protection
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. North Carolina has adopted the federal new source performance standards and the national emissions standards for hazardous air pollutants, which contain source-specific standards for the control of fugitive emissions. In addition, DENR has developed its own regulations for the control of fugitive particulate matter emissions, fugitive VOC emissions, visible emissions, and ...