ADEQ’s Offices for Environmental Quality


ADEQ has five offices of operations. There are three regulatory program offices: air, land, and water. There are also two support offices: the Office of General Counsel and Policy and the Office of Operations and Outreach.

Office of Air Quality

The Office of Air Quality regulates industries that emit air pollutants. The Air Quality – Asbestos Section ensures the proper precautions are followed in the demolition or renovation of old buildings that could contain asbestos.

Office of Land Resources

The Office of Land Resources regulates activities to ensure that Arkansas’ lands are protected.

Office of Water Quality

The Office of Water Quality regulates stormwater runoff and industrial discharges.

Office of Law & Policy

Office of Operations & Outreach