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Georgetown North Groundwater Site

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing the addition of the Georgetown North Groundwater Site to the Superfund National Priorities List (NPL). The NPL is EPA’s list of priority sites requiring evaluation for possible remediation from releases of hazardous substances, pollutants or contaminants. The EPA provided public notice of the proposed listing in the

Notice of Public Meeting

DNREC and state and federal partners will hold a virtual meeting to provide information to the community regarding ethylene oxide.

Biennial NPS Training and Meeting

The DNREC Nonpoint Source Program (NPS), in partnership with Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 3, hosted the 2019 Mid-Atlantic Nonpoint Source Program Training and Meeting in October of 2019. The states in the EPA Region 3 (Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia) take turns hosting this biennial event. The next meeting, in 2021,

Hazardous Waste Notification and Reporting

Small quantity and large quantity generators of hazardous waste must notify the state of Delaware of their activities. Large quantity generators are required to submit annual reports to the state.

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Compliance and Permitting Section 89 Kings Highway

Statement from DNREC Secretary Shawn Garvin

A statement from DNREC Secretary Shawn Garvin opposing the Environmental Protection Agency’s action that rolls back vehicle emission standards.

PFAS in Delaware

DNREC and the DHSS Division of Public Health are working with federal agencies to protect the environment and public health in Delaware from the effects of a group of synthetic chemicals known as PFAS.

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DNREC Division of Waste

Blades Groundwater Site

On Sept. 1, 2020, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the addition of the Blades Groundwater Site to the Superfund National Priorities List (NPL). The NPL is EPA’s list of priority sites with releases of hazardous substances, pollutants or contaminants requiring evaluation for possible remediation. The public announcement of the listing appears in the

Brownfields Basics Workshop

In June 2019, DNREC held a Brownfields Basics Workshop focused specifically on resources available to non-profits, local governments and state agencies to aid in the redevelopment of Brownfields.  The presentations from that workshop are presented here as a resource.  They are posted as PDF files. For additional information on