Governing Law and Regulations
North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)
North Carolina Department of Crime Control and Public Safety Division of Emergency Management (DEM) North Carolina Emergency Response Commission (NCERC)
Local emergency planning committees (LEPC)
Local fire and police departments
North Carolina Department of Labor (DOL)
North Carolina Department of Agriculture Food and Drug Protection Division
| DENR SPILL HOTLINE (24 hours) 800-858-0368 NATIONAL RESPONSE CENTER 800-424-8802 (24 hours) |
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 release notification requirements, as explained in the national section RELEASE NOTIFICATION. In the event of a release, state and local authorities have to be notified, and follow-up reports are submitted to state authorities. North Carolina has additional state specific ...