What is the LEPC? The LEPC is a group of concerned individuals from different local agencies and businesses within Durham County who ensure that our community has the emergency planning and response capabilities to effectively prevent or mitigate emergencies and disasters. What is the Durham County LEPC’s Mission Statement? The mission of the Durham County Local Emergency Planning Committee is to help our citizens, industry and local emergency responders prepare for all hazards by developing a comprehensive community program that includes the development of emergency response plans, implementation of plan exercises, and provision of public education programs. How can you find out more about Chemical Safety and the Community Right to Know program in Durham County? Chemical inventories, information about specific chemicals, and risk management summaries are maintained by the Durham County Emergency Management Agency. For more information, please contact Durham County Emergency Management at (919) 560-0660.
- EPA EPCRA Web Site: https://www.epa.gov/epcra