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North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Division of Waste Management Hazardous Waste Section
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. North Carolina has adopted by reference the federal contingency plan requirements applicable to large quantity generators; permitted hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs); and interim-status TSDFs. There are no additional state requirements.
• Administration and enforcement. The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality's (DEQ) Division of Waste Management administers and enforces the contingency plan requirements in North Carolina.