Department of Environmental Quality

NC Department of Environmental Quality Secretary Michael Regan Tours FRC East

August 09, 2018

NC DEQ Secretary Tours FRC. East Allies for Cherry POint

Secretary of the NC Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Michael Regan visited Fleet Readiness Center (FRC) East on August 3, 2018.  The Secretary received an orientation briefing of the organization’s operations and a tour of the facility.  FRC East has been a Steward Member of the NC DEQ Environmental Stewardship Iniative since 2004.

FRC East has an impressive environmental protection and compliance record.  The briefing with Secretary Regan highlighted:

  • An excellent compliance track record
  • ISO 14001 certification in environmental management since November 2003
  • Steward Member of NC Environmental Stewardship Iniative (ESI) since 2004
  • Active sharing with private sector of environmental stewardship best practices and lessons learned
  • DEQ Clean Air Act Title V permit holder
  • Chief of Naval Operations Environmental Sustainability Award Winner – 2o17
  • Involved with base, local industry and community outreach events related to environmental compliance and sustainability.