The Environmental Affairs Group has responsibility for oversight of environmental compliance programs such as Stormwater Management, Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasures, and Environmental Assessments.  The Environmental Affairs Group also manages the hazardous, universal, biological, and radioactive waste collection and disposal programs at NC State facilities across North Carolina.

College of Natural Resources's Hannah Litzenberger checks levels of parking lot run-off headed down stream in Rocky Branch Creek by Derr Track. PHOTO BY ROGER WINSTEAD

Aerial of Park Alumni Center, StateView Hotel construction and Lonnie Poole Golf Course on Centennial Campus.

Stormwater

The university’s comprehensive Stormwater Management Program administers the requirements for the NPDES Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System Permit, Sediment Pollution Control Act and Neuse River Basin Nutrient Management Strategy.

Clean Air Act

Comprehensive federal law that regulates air emissions from stationary (i.e. emergency generators) and mobile (i.e. automobiles) sources.

Environmental Assessment

The State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA),designed to minimize the impact of major construction projects, requires review of a project’s environmental impact and preparation of an Environmental Assessment or Impact Statement.

Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasures

The Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) regulations set forth the requirements for the prevention of, preparedness for, and the response to oil discharges at certain non-transportation related facilities.

EHS Compliance Management System

ECMS/CHIP is a secure, web-based tool used for the storage, management, tracking and reporting of environmental compliance data and is an integral part of our Environmental Management System.

Universal Waste

Guidance for proper Accumulation, Storage, and Disposal of Universal waste.

Radioactive Waste

Guidance for proper Accumulation, Storage, and Disposal of University Radioactive Waste.

Chemical  Waste

Guidance for proper Accumulation, Storage, and Disposal of University Chemical Waste.

Biological Waste

Guidance for proper Accumulation, Storage, and Disposal of University Biological Waste.

Manuals, Forms, and FAQs

Detailed information on programs, policies, and forms

Construction Waste

Guidance for proper Accumulation, Storage, and Disposal of Construction and Waste.

Safety and Health Concerns for Surplus Equipment

NC State’s Materials Management offers Surplus Property Services that allow you to repurpose, reuse, resell, and recycle & dispose of NC State property.