Governing Law and Regulations
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Environmental Management Division of Environmental Health and Safety Bureau of Release Prevention
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 2
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. New Jersey was granted delegated authority by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to administer and enforce its own risk management program, also known as the Toxic Catastrophe Prevention Act (TCPA) program. The current TCPA program merges the requirements of the preexisting TCPA program with the federal risk management ...