CalEPA oversees the statewide implementation of the Hazardous Materials Business Plan program,
which includes the Area Plan. The Area Plan is established by each Unified Program Agency to
prepare for and minimize the impacts from a release or threatened release of a hazardous material.
Area Plan Resources
STATEWIDE ENVIRONMENTAL REPORTING SYSTEM
- California Environmental Reporting System (CERS Business Portal)
- CERS Help Materials
- CalEPA Regulated Site Portal
- Resource Hub for Local Engagement in English (http://bit.ly/DPRresources) and Spanish (http://bit.ly/DPRrecursos)
- Hazardous Materials Business Plan (HMBP) and Area Plan program email list (listserv) for program updates
California State Law: California Health and Safety Code, Division 20, Chapter 6.95, Article 1, Sections 25500 to 25519
California State Regulations: California Code of Regulations, Title 19, Division 2, Chapter 4, Article 3, Sections 2640 to 2648
If you have any questions regarding the HMBP program, please contact the program at HMBP@calepa.ca.gov.