Compliance and enforcement
Learn how we prevent harm from pollution and waste through compliance and enforcement.
Our role is to prevent and reduce harm to the environment and human health from pollution and waste. Our compliance approach supports this role. We work with businesses to help them understand the law. We act quickly and transparently to apply the law if a business doesn’t comply with the law.
We use appointments and delegations to make sure the right people make decisions. EPA appointments include:
Reviewed 22 June 2021