For general information about pollutants from car storage and salvage areas, you may want to visit the following:
- Compliance Assistance for Automotive Service and Repair Exit
- Compliance assistance for auto recycling facilities Exit
- Compliance assistance success story in California
- Regulations that apply to automotive sectors
Report environmental violations: If you suspect a possible violation of environmental regulations, please use the online tip form to submit a report. The information you submit will be forwarded to EPA environmental enforcement personnel or to the appropriate regulatory authority.
Because automobile storage and salvage yards may also be regulated at the state and local level, you may also want to contact your state environmental agency to report a possible violation, or to learn about local permitting and licensing requirements: