Photo of an employee taking water samplesEnvironmental Compliance at RDU

 

The Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority's environmental department ensures that Raleigh-Durham International Airport remains in compliance with federal and state environmental regulations. Environmental and compliance activities include:

  • Placing weirs in ponds on airport property to contain fuel spills.
  • Collecting stormwater and drinking water samples to check water quality on airport property.
  • Inspecting airport property for pollutants exposed to rainfall.
  • Maintain a Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program which has been in place for the last 15 years.