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North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (DACS)
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. North Carolina's requirements concerning security for air toxics are covered in the state's accidental release prevention program, which follows the federal program. See the national sections RISK MANAGEMENT and SECURITY for more information.
North Carolina's rules for pesticides mirror federal regulations, predominantly the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act for pesticide management and the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) for pesticide disposal. See the national sections PESTICIDES and HAZARDOUS WASTE DISPOSAL for more information.
North Carolina has adopted by reference the federal rules for the security of hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) in connection with facility security during the life of the TSDF and during a disposal facility's post-closure care period. North Carolina has also adopted by reference the federal rules for storage of hazardous waste munitions and explosives. The rules for the storage of solid waste military munitions are also the same as the federal rules. Owners and operators of municipal solid waste landfills (MSWLFs) must take steps to prevent unauthorized entry to the facility.
Public water suppliers in North Carolina must comply with the federal ...