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PFAS Investigation Sites

This page contains a list of sites being investigated by DNREC for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in drinking water, groundwater or surface water in Delaware.

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DNREC Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances Todd Keyser 302-395-2600


Exposure Assessment Near New Castle Air National Guard Base

In 2019, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) initiated an exposure assessment for perf- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in the community near the New Castle Air National Guard Base in New Castle County.
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Notification of Negotiations Concerning a Voluntary Cleanup Program Agreement for the 517 Shipley Street Site, (DE-1705)

DNREC is negotiating a Voluntary Cleanup Program Agreement with 517 Shipley LLC regarding a site at 517 North Shipley Street, in Wilmington.


Voluntary Cleanup Program

The Voluntary Cleanup Program (VCP) is available to all parties who may be liable for the contamination of a property, but who wish to settle their liabilities with the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control under the Hazardous Substance Cleanup Act (HSCA).

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HSCA State Lead and Enforcement Programs

Delaware’s Hazardous Substance Cleanup Act (HSCA) (7 Del.C. Ch. 91) provides DNREC with the authority to take enforcement actions against responsible parties to ensure cleanup at sites with a release, or imminent threat of release, of hazardous substances.

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Remediation Section 391 Lukens Drive New


HSCA Advisory Committee

The Hazardous Substance Cleanup Act (HSCA) Advisory Committee advises the Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances on rules, policies, and procedures relating to the cleanup and re-use of hazardous waste sites.

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Remediation Section 391 Lukens Drive New Castle, Delaware 19720


Risk Assessment and Cleanup Standards

The Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances sets standards for risk assessment and cleanup and remediation planning for contaminated sites. Cleanup and remediation are governed under the Delaware Hazardous Substance Cleanup Act (HSCA). The HSCA Human Health Risk Assessment Guidance describes the use of HSCA Screening Levels to perform an Initial Assessment of Phase


Hazardous Substance Cleanup Act Program

The Delaware Hazardous Substance Cleanup Act (HSCA) gives DNREC the ability to ensure cleanup of facilities with a release or imminent threat of release of hazardous substances.

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Remediation Section 391 Lukens Drive New Castle, Delaware 19720


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


Notification of Negotiations Concerning a Voluntary Cleanup Settlement Agreement for the Eden Hill Farm Site, (DE-1714)

DNREC advises that it is negotiating a voluntary cleanup settlement agreement with Apennine Development Co., LLC regarding the Eden Hill Farm Site located in Dover.


Notification of Negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the Clifford Brown Site, Wilmington (DE-1690)

DNREC’s Remediation Section is negotiating a Brownfields Development Agreement with African American Heritage Center of Delaware, Inc. regarding the Clifford Brown Walk Site, located at 1039 & 1043 Clifford Brown Walk and 314, 316 and 318 E 11th Street, in Wilmington.


Brownfields

Delaware’s Brownfields Development Program encourages the cleanup and redevelopment of vacant, abandoned or underutilized properties which may be environmentally contaminated.

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Remediation Section 391 Lukens Drive New Castle, Delaware 19720 302-395-2600






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