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National Compliance Assistance Centers

The Centers provide access to the information you need, in a way that helps make sense of environmental regulations.

Each Center addresses real world issues faced by a specific industry or government sector. The Centers deliver information in many forms:

  • Internet Web sites
  • telephone assistance lines
  • e-mail discussion groups

Environmental regulations can be confusing. It's often hard to find out exactly what you need to do, in language that relates directly to the operations of your business or government agency.

Let the Centers help you understand your environmental requirements -- and show you how to save money by preventing pollution in the first place.


03/13/2023 - PCRC launches new regulations locator for solvent/coatings facilities [more]

03/13/2023 - NCMS launches on-line tool to help industry find qualified hazardous disposal facilities [more]

02/10/2023 - The Surface Technology Environmental Resource Center Library Continues to expand---Surpasses 8,000 Articles/Papers [more]

01/30/2023 - Beneficial Use Portal highlights state beneficial use programs based on their effective structure [more]

01/27/2023 - HERC's new Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals guidance document downloaded 8,644 times in Q4CY22 [more]

01/12/2023 - EPA and Army Finalize Rule Establishing Definition of WOTUS and Restoring Fundamental Water Protections [more]

12/30/2022 - CICA Center Highlights Updated Erosion and Sediment Control Best Management Practices [more]

12/08/2022 - TERC posts new topic page covering Vessel Incidental Discharge Act. VIDA requires EPA to develop national standards for commercial vessel incidental discharges and the USCG to develop corresponding implementing regulations by 2023. [more]

11/21/2022 - New Border Center Resource: Import and Export of Plastic Recyclables and Waste [more]