Report Hazardous Material Release or Spill
Dial 911 to report a Hazardous Material Release or Spill in Waltham
Section 304 of the Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA) requires immediate notification to the LEPC and SERC if there is a release into the environment of a hazardous substance that exceeds the reportable quantity for that substance. The number to provide notification to the Waltham Fire Department and Waltham LEPC is 911. The State Emergency Response Commission (SERC) is 508-820-2000 and the National response Center reporting number is 1-800-424-8802. A written follow-up detailing the release and action taken is required to the LEPC and SERC as soon as practicable following the release.