North Carolina Contingency Plan regulations & environmental compliance analysis

North Carolina Contingency Plan: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations
Regulatory Agency
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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.


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