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You can help UNC identify sources of water pollution that affect our campus streams. As you walk to class or work, notice the storm drain inlets and streams that are scattered throughout campus. If you see soap suds or unusually colored water or smell sewage or other chemical odors in these inlets or in campus streams please call our EHS Hotline at 919-962-5507. You can also send an email notification to

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Storm drain inlet with evidence of improper paint disposal
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Battle Branch Creek with a paint sheen