Poison Control Centers

The Poison Control Centers listed below will give accurate information on what to do if local physicians are not acquainted with antidotes for specific pesticides or other poisonous materials.

For nationwide poison emergencies anywhere, anytime:
1-800-222-1222


South Carolina
Palmetto Poison Center

College of Pharmacy , U.S.C.
Columbia , SC 29208
1-800-922-1117

In Columbia area:
803-777-1117


Georgia
Georgia Poison Center

Hughes Spalding Children's Hospital
Atlanta , Georgia
1-800-222-1222

In Metro Atlanta:
404-616-9000



North Carolina
Carolinas Poison Center

P. O. Box 32861
Charlotte , NC 28232
1-800-222-1222

In Charlotte and Mecklenburg County:
704-355-4000



Chemical Fires or Spills Call:
CHEMTREC

Chemical Transportation Emergency Center
1-800-262-8200



SC Department of Health & Environmental Control
SC DHEC

803-898-3432

Reporting Spills and Requesting Assistance
1-888-481-0125

Columbia Area:
803-253-6488
OPEN 24 HOURS



EPA National Response

1-800-424-8802


For any suspicious activity, theft, etc. related to products contact:

U. S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco & Firearms

1-888-283-2662


BE Sure Programs call:
The Fertilizer Institute

202-515-2704



The Animal Poison Hotline (24 Hours):

888-232-8870