Public Hearing: Preliminary Determination of Air Quality Permit Application for Sapphire Renewable Natural Gas


The N.C. Department of Environmental Quality’s Division of Air Quality (DAQ) will hold a public hearing and is accepting public comment on a draft air quality permit for Sapphire Renewable Natural Gas.

The in-person public hearing is scheduled for 6 p.m. on June 27. Live Spanish interpretation will be available during the public hearing. 

Public comments will be accepted from May 24 through June 30, 2023.

Public Notice 
Draft Permit 
Draft Permit Review 
Permit Application 
Draft Environmental Justice Report 
Project Fact Sheet (English) | Página de Información (español) 
Press Release (English) | Comunicado de Prensa (español)

Engineer: Booker Pullen

Submit Comments or leave comments via voice mail at (919)-707-8714.

Sapphire Renewable Natural Gas has applied to the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality, Division of Air Quality for a facility to convert landfill gas to natural gas at: 

7424 Roseboro Highway
Roseboro, NC 28382 
Sampson County 

Sapphire Renewable Natural Gas's application was reviewed by the Division of Air Quality, Raleigh Central Office to determine compliance with the requirements of the North Carolina Environment Management Commission air pollution regulations. This notice serves as a Notice of Public Hearing and Opportunity for Public Comment for this proposal.