RELEASE: Comment period open on draft air monitoring study report


The North Carolina Division of Air Quality is accepting public comment through January 30, 2020 on the draft of the air monitoring study in Duplin County

The draft report includes results from the temporary ambient air monitoring study as agreed to under a settlement agreement between the Department of Environmental Quality and community groups. The limited scope of the study and the specific monitoring sites were chosen with the agreement of the parties to the settlement agreement and results have been posted online throughout the course of the study. 

The comment period will be open until January 30, 2020. The public is invited to send comments by email to or mail comments to:

                                    N.C. Department of Environmental Quality

                                    Attn: Jim Bowyer
                                    217 West Jones Street
                                    1641 Mail Service Center
                                    Raleigh, NC 27699-1641

All comments received by the close of the comment period will be considered as the final version of the report are completed.

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