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Hazardous and/or Non-Hazardous Solid Waste Transporter Permits

A listing of applications to the DNREC Compliance & Permitting Section for permits to transport regulated RCRA hazardous and/or non-hazardous solid wastes in, out of, or through the State of Delaware.
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Final Plan of Remedial Action for the General Motors Corp. Wilmington Assembly Plant Operable Unit 4 Site (DE-1149)

The Department has adopted a plan regarding the clean-up of the General Motors Corp. Wilmington Assembly Plant Operable Unit 4 (OU-4) Site located in Wilmington.
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Notification of Negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the Riverwalk Phase I Site, (DE-1731)

DNREC’s Remediation Section is negotiating a Brownfields Development Agreement with Riverfront Development Corporation of Delaware regarding the Riverwalk Phase I, located at 105 South Market Street, Wilmington.
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Notification of Negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the Roads Phase I Site, (DE-1732)

DNREC’s Remediation Section is negotiating a Brownfields Development Agreement with Riverfront Development Corporation of Delaware regarding the Roads Phase I, located at 107 South Market Street, Wilmington.
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Amended Proposed Plan of Remedial Action for the Hessler Property Site (Operable Unit 2 And Operable Unit 3) (DE-1203)

The Department invites public comment on an amended proposal to clean-up Operable Unit 2 of the Hessler Property Site located at 401 Garasches Lane and 610 South Market Street Wilmington.
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State Emergency Response Team

The State Emergency Response Team (SERT) responds to releases of oil and hazardous materials including non-fixed facility radiological releases in the State of Delaware. Incidents can range from transportation-related spills to major threats such as weapons of mass destruction. The SERT consists of the DNREC Emergency Response Team, the Delaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA),
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Final Plan of Remedial Action for the Paulsen Property Site (DE-1712)

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) has adopted a plan regarding the clean-up of the Paulsen Property Site located in Laurel, Delaware.
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Notification of Public Comment for a Brownfield Development Agreement for the 601 Justison Street Site (DE-1729)

DNREC’s Remediation Section negotiated a Brownfield Development Agreement with Beech Street Property, LLC regarding the 601 Justison Street Site, located at 601 Justison Street, in Wilmington.
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Proposed Plan of Remedial Action for the Martin Automotive Site (DE-1708)

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) invites public comment on a proposal to clean-up the Martin Automotive Site located in New Castle, Delaware.
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Notification of Negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the 601 Justison Street Site, 601 Justison Street, Wilmington (DE-1729)

DNREC’s Remediation Section is negotiating a Brownfields Development Agreement with Beech Street Property, LLC regarding the site at 601 Justison Street in Newark.
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Notification of Negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the Villa Maria Site, (DE-1728)

DNREC’s Remediation Section is negotiating a Brownfields Development Agreement with Sacred Heart Housing Inc. regarding the Villa Maria Site, located in a block defined by N Market Street, Race Street and Hutton Street, in Wilmington.
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Notification of Public Comment For A Brownfield Development Agreement for Talleyville Sunoco Site 3930 Concord Pike, Wilmington (DE-1715)

DNREC’s Remediation Section negotiated a Brownfield Development Agreement with AZ Wilmington, LLC regarding the Talleyville Sunoco Site, located at 3930 Concord Pike, Wilmington.
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Proposed Plan of Remedial Action for the Astrazeneca North Campus Site (Operable Unit-1) (DE-1662)

The Department invites public comment on a proposal to clean-up Operable Unit 1 of the AstraZeneca North Campus Site located in Wilmington.
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Amended Final Plan of Remedial Action for the Former Rodney Dorm Complex

The Department has adopted a plan regarding the clean-up of the Former Rodney Dorm Site located in Newark.
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Notification of Public Comment for a Brownfield Development Agreement for the South Walnut Street Row Site (DE-1725)

DNREC’s Remediation Section negotiated a Brownfield Development Aagreement with Riverfront Development Corporation of Delaware, regarding the South Walnut Street ROW Site, consisting of the roadway and road shoulder areas of a portion of the S. Walnut Street DelDOT Right of Way (adjacent to 906 S. Walnut), in Wilmington.
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Notification of Negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the 2603 Kirkwood Highway, Newark, DE Site, (DE-1727)

DNREC’s Remediation Section is negotiating a Brownfields Development Agreement with Astro Center, LLC regarding the 2603 Kirkwood Highway Site, located at 2603 Capitol Trail, Newark.
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Notification of Public Comment for a Brownfield Development Agreement for 502 South Walnut Street Site, Wilmington (DE-1722)

DNREC’s Remediation Section has negotiated a Brownfield Development Agreement with the City of Wilmington regarding the site located at 502 South Walnut Street, in Wilmington.
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Solid Waste Transporter Permits Pending

A listing of companies that have submitted permit applications to transport regulated RCRA hazardous and/or non-hazardous solid wastes in, out of, or through the State of Delaware.
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Proposed Plan of Remedial Action for the Paulsen Property Site (DE-1712)

DNREC invites public comment on a proposal to clean-up the Paulsen Property Site located in Laurel. The site was historically operated as a dairy. distribution warehouse
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Notification of Negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the South Walnut Street ROW Site, (DE-1725)

DNREC’s Remediation Section is negotiating a Brownfields Development Agreement with Riverfront Development Corporation of Delaware, regarding the South Walnut Street ROW Site, consisting of the roadway and road shoulder areas of a portion of the S. Walnut Street DelDOT Right of Way (adjacent to 906 S. Walnut) in Wilmington.
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Notification of Public Comment for a Brownfield Development Agreement for the Milford Salvage Site, (DE-0335)

DNREC’s Remediation Section is negotiating a Brownfield Development Agreement with Marshall Street Properties, LLC regarding Milford Salvage Site, located at 628 Marshall Street, Milford.
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Large Quantity Generators

If a facility generates hazardous waste in quantities greater than 2,200 pounds or is the generator of acutely hazardous waste in quantities greater than 2.2 pounds in a calendar month, that facility is defined, under Delaware’s Regulations Governing Hazardous Waste, as a Large Quantity Generator (LQG).
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Computers, Monitors and Cathode Ray Tubes

In this world of rapidly changing technology, disposal of computer systems and monitors has created a growing waste stream. The Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances provides guidance for the management of these wastes by businesses under the state’s hazardous waste regulations. Older computers and televisions use a Cathode Ray Tube (CRT) for viewing.
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Universal Waste Rule

Universal wastes are items that are generated by a large number of businesses in relatively small quantities. Four hazardous wastes are identified as universal wastes under Section 273 of Delaware’s Regulations Governing Hazardous Waste. They are batteries, mercury-containing equipment, obsolete agricultural pesticides and fluorescent/high intensity discharge lamps.

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Solvent-Contaminated Cloth Wipes

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, Compliance and Permitting Section provides the following guidance on the management of cloth wipes, including shop towels, and rags contaminated with hazardous wastes identified via characteristic or listing in the Delaware Regulations Governing Hazardous Waste (7 DE Admin. Code 1302).

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Managing Fluorescent Lamps

The following are answers to commonly asked questions regarding the management of waste fluorescent lamps that exceed the regulatory limit for mercury via the Toxicity Characteristic Leaching Procedure (TCLP).

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Compliance and Permitting Section 302-739-9403

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Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators

If a facility generates hazardous waste in quantities of less than 100 kg (220 pounds or approximately 25 gallons) or is the generator of acutely hazardous waste in quantities of less than 1 kg (2 pounds) in a calendar month, that facility is defined, under Delaware’s Regulations Governing Hazardous Waste, as a conditionally exempt small
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Managing Waste

The Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances is responsible for controlling the storage, transport and disposal of solid, infectious and hazardous waste in Delaware. The Division also coordinates recycling and yard waste management.
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Salvage Yards and Oil Filter Recycling

Salvage yards are an important part of the economy. They provide a valuable service, helping recycle what can be recycled and dispose of what cannot. The Salvage Yard Manual
Numerous activities take place at salvage yards every day from reusing parts, to storage, recycling of material, metal fabricating, equipment maintenance and
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Auto Repair Shop Waste Do’s and Don’ts

This information is intended to serve as a guide to responsible waste management for auto repair shops. It is meant for conditionally exempt small quantity generators of hazardous waste and does not supersede Delaware’s Regulations Governing Hazardous Waste (7 DE Admin. Code 1302).

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Solid Waste

Solid Waste is any garbage, refuse, refuse-derived fuel, waste wood from demolition or construction, sludge from treatment plants, or other discarded material. It can include wastes resulting from industrial, commercial, mining and agricultural operations, and from community activities.

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Division of
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Hazardous Waste

Hazardous Wastes are solid wastes that are inherently dangerous to handle or dispose. They include chemicals such as solvents, mercury in thermometers, and lead in paint. The Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances regulates businesses and industry so that hazardous wastes are managed properly and cleaned up in the event of a spill or release.
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Mercury Wastes

Elemental mercury is liquid at room temperature, with a metallic and shiny appearance. It is conductive and highly volatile. Mercury can have serious health impacts on humans.

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Compliance and Permitting Section 302-739-9403

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Used Oil Management for Businesses

The following provides an overview related to commonly asked questions about the proper management and disposal of used oil regulated by Part 279 of Delaware’s Regulations Governing Hazardous Waste.

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Compliance and Permitting Section 302-739-9403
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Small Quantity Generators

If a facility generates hazardous waste in quantities between 220 pounds and 2,200 pounds and is the generator of acutely hazardous waste in quantities of less than 2.2 pounds in a calendar month, that facility is defined, under Delaware’s Regulations Governing Hazardous Waste, as a small quantity generator (SQG).
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Solid Waste Facilities

DNREC’s Compliance and Permitting Section (CAPS) issues permits for all solid and hazardous waste facilities, such as operating and closed landfills and transfer stations, recycling, composting and resource recovery facilities.

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Compliance and Permitting Section 302-739-9403

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Managing Used Aerosol Cans

For businesses, aerosol cans pose a unique hazardous waste determination problem because they consist of three different types of materials, each of which may be classified as hazardous waste — the can itself, liquid product contained in the can, and the gaseous propellant.

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Managing Common Household Wastes

Many types of hazardous waste items used by households can be disposed of in household trash, taken to a Delaware Solid Waste Authority (DSWA) recycling drop-off center, or taken to a DSWA Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event. Below is an “A to Almost Z” list of items that you may need to dispose of, and
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Infectious Waste

The Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances regulates the treatment, packaging, storage, transportation, and disposal of infectious waste in the state.
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Scrap Tire Management

Delaware produces over 750,000 scrap tires a year. How to keep them from fouling the environment is a serious consideration. The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) offers two programs to help — the Scrap Tire Facility Compliance Program and the Scrap Tire Removal Program.
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Amended Proposed Plan of Remedial Action for the Former Rodney Dorm Complex (DE-1658)

DNREC invites public comment on an amended proposal to clean-up the Former Rodney Dorm Site in Newark. The site was once used by the University of Delaware as student housing and a dining hall.
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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 Dover,
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Notification of Public Comment for a Brownfield Development Agreement for the Clifford Brown Walk Site (DE-1690)

DNREC’s Remediation Section has negotiated a Brownfield Development Agreement with African American Heritage Center of Delaware, Inc. regarding the Clifford Brown Walk Site, in Wilmington.
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Permits to Transport Hazardous and/or Non-Hazardous Solid Wastes

A listing or applications to the Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances for permits to transport regulated RCRA hazardous and/or non-hazardous solid wastes in, out of, or through the State of Delaware.
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Fourth Revised Final Plan of Remedial Action for the Falls Site DE-1695 (Formerly Known as Former Wilmington Piece Dye Operable Unit 1, DE-1304)

The Department has adopted a plan regarding the clean-up of The Falls Site located in Wilmington.
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Final Plan of Remedial Action for the 222 Maryland Avenue Site (DE-1453)

The Department has adopted a plan regarding the clean-up of the 222 Maryland Avenue Site located in Wilmington.
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Notification of Negotiations for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the Milford Salvage Site, (DE-0335)

DNREC’s Remediation Section is negotiating a Brownfields Development Agreement with Marshall Street Properties, LLC regarding Milford Salvage Site, located at 628 Marshall Street, in Milford.
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Conectiv Properties and Investments, Inc. – Industrial Landfill Closure Permit

Conectiv Properties and Investments, Inc. (CPI) is being issued a Solid Waste Permit for the closure of the inactive Site II Industrial Waste Landfill located on Hay Road, in Wilmington.
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Notification of Public Comment for a Brownfield Development Agreement for the Former Mitchell Shop Site (DE-1720)

DNREC’s Remediation Section negotiated a Brownfield Development Agreement with 1951 Pulaski Highway, LLC regarding the Former Mitchell Shop Site, located at 1951 Pulaski Highway, Bear.
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Final Plan of Remedial Action for the Juniors Auto Parts Site (DE-1176)

DNREC has adopted a plan regarding the clean-up of the Juniors Auto Parts Site located in Wilmington.
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