North Carolina Recordkeeping regulations & environmental compliance analysis

North Carolina Recordkeeping: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Air: 15A North Carolina Administrative Code (NCAC) 2D.0605

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Asbestos: 10A NCAC 41C.0605(d)

Hazardous waste:

Generators: 15A NCAC 13A.0107(d)

Treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs): 15A NCAC 13A.0109(c) and 15A NCAC 13A.0109(f); 15A NCAC 13A.0110(b) and 15A NCAC 13A.0110(e) (interim status)

Commercial hazardous waste facilities: General Statutes of North Carolina (N.C. Gen. Stat.) 130A-295.01(c)

Medical waste: 15A NCAC 13B.1204 and 15A NCAC 13B.1205


Applicators: 02 NCAC 09L.1402, 02 NCAC 34.0604, 02 NCAC 34.0605, 02 NCAC 34.0703, and 02 NCAC 09L.1002

Agricultural Employers: 02 NCAC 09L.1807

Licensed dealers: 02 NCAC 09L.1305

Solid waste:

Municipal solid waste landfills (MSWLFs): 15A NCAC 13B.1604(b)(2)(K)

Construction and demolition landfills: 15A NCAC 13B.0542(n)

Scrap tire collection sites and disposal sites: 15A NCAC 13B.1107 and 15A NCAC 13B.1108

Scrap tire processors: 15A NCAC 13B.1110

Scrap tire transporters: 15A NCAC 13B.1112

Septage management firms: 15A NCAC 13B.0839

Septage land application sites: 15A NCAC 13B.0838(e)


Wastewater: 15A NCAC 02B.0506(c)

Underground injection control (UIC): 15A NCAC 02C.0211

Regulatory Agencies

North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)

North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (DACS)

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. North Carolina's environmental recordkeeping regulations are stricter in some cases than the federal. See TABLE in this section for state-specific environmental recordkeeping requirements.

Administration and enforcement. The DENR administers and ...

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