Mississippi Spill Prevention (SPCC Plan) regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Mississippi Spill Prevention (SPCC Plan): What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Federal oil pollution prevention regulations (Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plans): 40 CFR 112

Regulatory Agencies
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Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Office of Pollution Control Emergency Services Division

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 4

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

• Rules. Mississippi has not established state-specific spill prevention plan requirements that would be in addition to the federal Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plan. See the national section SPILL PREVENTION—SPCC PLAN.

Administration and enforcement. EPA Region 4 is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the SPCC plan requirements in Mississippi.

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