Skip to main content

Spill Response

The MAEAP Spill Response Program provides for the rapid, cost-effective cleanup, and proper use or disposal of manure, pesticides, and fertilizer.

MDARD field staff responds to incidents reported to the MDARD Spill Hotline by emergency first responders, responsible parties, or other persons that observe an uncontrolled release. Staff provides direction to the responsible party to contain the spill. Once any immediate environmental concerns are abated, the responsible party is provided with advice on how to clean-up the spilled material. In nearly all situations, the spilled material is land applied at agronomic rates, avoiding costly landfill expenses. Call 800-405-0101 to report spills.

2022 Spill Response Annual Report