USA

US: United States Environmental Protection Agency 

  • To report a release or spill, contact the federal government's centralized reporting center, the National Response Center (NRC), at 1-800-424-8802.

    • Your name, location, organization, and telephone number

    • Name and address of the party responsible for the incident; or name of the carrier or vessel, the railcar/truck number, or other identifying information

    • Date and time of the incident

    • Location of the incident

    • Source and cause of the release or spill

    • Types of material(s) released or spilled

    • Quantity of materials released or spilled

    • Medium (e.g. land, water) affected by release or spill

    • Danger or threat posed by the release or spill

    • Number and types of injuries or fatalities (if any)

    • Weather conditions at the incident location

    • Whether an evacuation has occurred

    • Other agencies notified or about to be notified

    • Any other information that may help emergency personnel respond to the incident

  • If reporting directly to the NRC is not possible, reports also can be made to the EPA Regional office or the U.S. Coast Guard Marine Safety Office in the area where the incident occurred. In general, EPA should be contacted if the incident involves a release to inland areas or inland waters. The U.S. Coast Guard should be contacted for releases to coastal waters, the Great Lakes, ports and harbors, or the Mississippi River. EPA or the U.S. Coast Guard will relay release and spill reports to the NRC promptly.​

  • For more information, please see: Reporting Spills and Environmental Violations
     

Alabama: Alabama Department of Environmental Management

To report a spill: 1-800-843-0699. (Click here for more information)
 

Alaska: Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
To report a spill: (Click here for more information)
Central (Anchorage): 907-269-3063
Northern (Fairbanks): 907-451-2121
Southeast (Juneau): 907-465-5340


Arizona: Arizona Department of Environmental Quality
To report a spill: 602-771-2330 (Click here for more information

Arkansas: Arkansas Department of Energy and Environment
To report a spill: (Click here for more information)
Call Arkansas Division of Emergency Management: 800-322-4012. Then call the Department of Energy and Environment: 501-682-0716 and leave a message. 

 

California: California Environmental Protection Agency
To report a spill: 800-852-7550  (Click here for more information)
Non-emergency hazardous waste release report (click here)

 

Colorado: Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment
To report a spill: 877-518-5608 (Click here for more information)
 

Connecticut: Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
To report a spill: 866-337-7745860-424-3338 or 860-424-3333 if the first two are unavailable. (Click here for more information)
 

Delaware: Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control

To report a spill: 800-662-8802 (Click here for more information)
 

Florida: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

To report a spill: 850-245-2010 (Click here for more information)
 

Georgia: Georgia Environmental Protection Division

To report a spill: 800-241-4113 (Click here for more information)
 

Hawaii: Hawaii Office of Environmental Quality Control

To report a spill: 808-586-4249 (7:45am – 4:30pm Monday to Friday) or 808-236-8200 (after hours which includes weekends, holidays and after 4:30 weekdays)(Click here for more information)
 

Idaho: Idaho Department of Environmental Quality

To report a spill: 208-373-0502 (Click here for more information)
 

Illinois: Illinois Environmental Protection Agency

To report a spill: 217-782-7860 or 800-782-7860 (Click here for more information)
 

Indiana: Indiana Department of Environmental Management

To report a spill: 888-233-7745 or 317-233-7745 (Click here for more information)

Iowa: Iowa Department of Natural Resources

To report a spill: 515-725-8694 (Click here for more information)

Kansas: Kansas Department of Health and Environment

To report a spill: 785-291-3333 (Click here for more information)

Kentucky: Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection

To report a spill: 800-928-2380 or 502-564-2380 (Click here for more information)

Louisiana: Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality

To report a spill: 225-925-6595 (Click here for more information)

Maine: Maine Department of Environmental Protection

To report a spill: An Oil Spill (24 hours) 800-482-0777, A Hazardous Material Spill (24 hours) 800-452-4664 (Click here for more information)

Maryland: Maryland Environmental Service
To report a spill: MDE: 866-633-4686, MPA: 410-633-1077 (Click here for more information)

Massachusetts: Massachusetts Department for Environmental Protection
To report a spill: 888-304-1133 (Click here for more information)

Michigan: Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy

To report a spill: 800-292-4706 (Click here fore more information)

Minnesota: Minnesota Pollution Control Agency

To report a spill: 800-422-0798 (Click here for more information)

Mississippi: Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality

To report a spill: 800-222-6362 (Click here fore more information)

Missouri: Missouri Division of Environmental Quality

To report a spill: 573-634-2436 or 800-361-4827 Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. (Click here for more information)

Montana: Montana Department of Environmental Quality

To report a spill: 406-444-5300 (Click here for more information)

Nebraska: Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy

To report a spill: Monday - Friday From 8:00 AM. to 5:00 PM 402-471-2186, 877-253-2603 or after hours to State Patrol 402-479-4921 (Click here for more information)
 

Nevada: Nevada Division of Environmental Protection

To report a spill: In State: 888-331-6337 Out of State: 775-687-9485 (Click here for more information)

New Hampshire: New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services

To report a spill: Monday to Friday 8 AM-4 PM 603-271-3899, Evenings and Weekends 603-223-4381 (State Police Dispatch) (Click here for more information)

New Jersey: New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection

To report a spill: 877-927-6337 (Click here for more information)

New Mexico: New Mexico Environment Department

To report a spill: 505-827-9329 (Click here for more information)

New York: New York Department of Environmental Conservation

To report a spill: 800-457-7362 (within NY State), 518-457-7362 (outside NY State) (Click here for more information)

North Carolina: North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality

To report a spill: 919-733-3300 (Click here for more information)
 

North Dakota: North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality

To report a spill: 701-328-8100 or 833-997-7455  (Click here for more information)
 

Ohio: Ohio Environmental Protection Agency

To report a spill: 800-282-9378 or 614-224-0946 (Click here for more information)
 

Oklahoma: Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality

To report a spill: 800-522-0206 (Click here for more information)
 

Oregon: Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

To report a spill: 503-229-5153 (Click here for more information)

Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

To report a spill: Contact regional offices between 8-4 pm and 800-541-2050 between 4 pm and 8 am. (Click here for more information)

Rhode Island: Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management

To report a spill: 401-222-4700 After Hours Emergencies: 401-222-3070 (Click here for more information)

South Carolina: South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control

To report a spill: 888-481-0125 (Click here for more information)

South Dakota: South Dakota Department of Environment & Natural Resources

To report a spill: 605-773-3296 After hours: 605-773-3231 (Click here for more information)

Tennessee: Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation

To report a spill: 888-891-8332 (Click here for more information)

Texas: Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

To report a spill: 800-832-8224 (Click here for more information)

Utah: Utah Department of Environmental Quality

To report a spill: 801-536-4123 (Click here for more information)

Vermont: Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation

To report a spill: During regular office hours 802-828-1138 (M-F 7:45am – 4:30pm EST) (Click here for more information)

Virginia: Virginia Department of Environmental Quality

To report a spill: 804-698-4000 (Click here for more information)

Washington: Washington Department of Ecology

To report a spill: call 800-258-5990 AND 800-424-8802 (Click here for more information)
 

West Virginia: West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection

To report a spill: 800-642-3074 (Click here for more information)

Wisconsin: Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

To report a spill: 800-943-0003 (Click here for more information)

Wyoming: Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality

To report a spill: Complete this form (Click here for more information)