Pesticides and Storage Tanks
DEQ's Pesticide and Storage Tank branch protects public health and the environment by preventing the release of harmful substances through enforcement of local and federal environmental regulations. This branch is responsible for the permitting, inspection and monitoring of storage tank (aboveground and underground) installation and operation;and regulating the importation, sale, distribution and application (use) of Pesticides in the CNMI.
Pesticides and Storage Tanks:
There will be a workshop on how to recognize misbranded pesticide and pesticide devices.
The primary audience for this workshop is the employees of CNMI Customs, CNMI Quarantine, and the Bur ... more
This page includes information about both Aboveground and Underground Storage Tanks. DEQ's storage tank program is responsible for reviewing and issuing permit to install and operate both aboveground and undergro ... more
DEQ’s pesticide program is responsible for receiving, reviewing, and issuing pesticide permits. It is also responsible for performing inspections, compliance monitoring, and enforcement on the sale, distribution and ap ... more
Individuals wanting to become certified pesticide applicators must pass a written examination (first) and submit a complete application for certification (second), followed by appropriate payment fee. To pr ... moreCNMI Environmental Screening Levels (2009)-
The ESLs are based entirely on USEPA toxicity factors and surface water standards.The ESLs are a handy tool to informally screen sites outside of the USA as well as areas in the US mainland where comprehensive, local guidance ... more