P.O. Box 1346
Athens, AL 35612
Environmental permitting in the state of Alabama is administered by the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM). The department enforces all major environmental laws, including the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Safe Drinking Water Act, and federal solid and hazardous waste programs. ADEM serves as a single point of contact for environmental regulation in Alabama.
ADEM offers easier ways for companies to comply with environmental laws. Through their ePermit system, companies can determine which environmental permits and licenses are needed, apply for permits and licenses, and monitor their application status. ADEM also offers online submittal of discharge monitoring reports through the agency’s eDRM system. Additional services are available to assist small businesses with environmental compliance.
For more information about ADEM, click here to visit their website.