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The Local Emergency Planning Committee of Charleston County, South Carolina

meets Bi-Monthly on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 9:30am at the following location: Charleston County Emergency Services Building

8500 Palmetto Commerce Parkway, Incident Management Room

North Charleston, SC 29405




County ORDINANCE NO. 1139 is on line.  Read it !



2020 Annual LEPC Workshop Registration


Mission Statement


The Charleston County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) was organized to fulfill the requirements of the federal regulations regarding Title III of the Superfund Amendment and Reauthorization Act (SARA) of 1986.  The organization is composed of concerned citizens and representatives of industry and emergency services.  The LEPC seeks to formulate a partnership between its diverse members to prepare the county to withstand the effects of hazardous materials emergencies through planning and exercising of a comprehensive emergency action plan.


2020 Officers


Chairman Chuck Kramer

Vice Chairman

Secretary - Mark Johnson



SC DHEC requires facilities in SC to use E-Plan for the 2010 reporting year and forward.

They will no longer accept paper forms or Tier II submit files.


Facilities have to sign up for an account on E-Plan at:


Online E-Plan training is available to facilities and first responders at:




Additional Links


EPCRA Frequent Questions

EPCRA Fact Sheet

EPCRA Emergency Planning Requirements

EPCRA Reporting Requirements

EPCRA Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) Reporting Requirements, Disposal & Other Information

Facility Emergency Response Plan Rule

Facility Risk Management Plan Rule

Facility Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure Rule


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