A Branch of the Georgia Environmental Protection Division

Small Business Environmental Assistance

The Georgia Small Business Environmental Assistance Program (SBEAP) is a non-regulatory program of the Georgia Environmental Protection Division. SBEAP provides free environmental permitting and compliance assistance to help Georgia’s businesses comply with state and federal air quality requirements. SBEAP also helps make referrals for issues in water quality, solid and hazardous waste management, and other environmental areas.

Primary Contact:

Sherry Waldron
Interim Small Business Ombudsman
Email: sherry.waldron@dnr.ga.gov
Phone: 404-362-4569

Types of Assistance

The Small Business Ombudsman assists in identifying and coordinating the technical assistance you need. Services include:

  • Determining what environmental permits are required for your business
  • Preparing environmental air permit applications
  • Helping you find the right environmental experts to answer your questions.

Air Quality Rules in searchable form (unofficial publication).

To view the official version, visit http://rules.sos.ga.gov/gac/;  See “Chapter 391”  for Department of Natural Resources; see “Chapter 391-3”  for Environmental Protection; see “Chapter 391 -3-  1”  for Air Quality Contro1).