Governing Law and Regulations
North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Public Health Health Hazards Control Unit Asbestos Hazard Management Program
North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Division of Environmental Health
North Carolina Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Division (OSHD)
Western North Carolina Regional Air Quality Agency
Mecklenburg County Department of Environmental Protection
Forsyth County Environmental Affairs Department
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. North Carolina has incorporated by reference the federal Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA) rules under 40 CFR 763 regarding asbestos abatement, asbestos accreditation, removal permits, and ...