Notification of Negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the Reichhold Chemical Site, (DE-0245)

Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

Published: Jan. 12, 2022

Pursuant to the Hazardous Substance Cleanup Act (HSCA), 7 Del. C. Chapter 91, §9126, the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) is required to issue a public notice within twenty days after entering into negotiations for a Certified Brownfields Development Agreement (BDA). A BDA is an agreement between DNREC and a Certified Brownfields Developer with respect to a Certified Brownfield Site that sets forth a scope of work and schedule of remedial activities during the development of the Site.

DNREC’s Remediation Section (DNREC-RS) is negotiating a BDA with Stoltzfus, LLC. regarding the Reichhold Chemical Site (Site), located at 144 Fork Branch Rd., Dover, Delaware. Identified by Kent County as tax parcel numbers 2-00-05700-01-09.00, 10.00, 11.00, 12.00, 13.00, and 14.00. The Site may have had a release of hazardous substances as a result of historical activities on site. For more information, please see DNREC’s navigator at:

Learn more about this Site and other Certified Brownfield sites by accessing the web page at or by contacting the DNREC-RS Project Manager, Rick Galloway at (302) 395-2600 or