|Waste Cleanup Program
- Hazardous Waste Cleanup Section
This section is responsible for managing state-funded investigation and
cleanup of hazardous waste sites and coordinating with the EPA during cleanup
of federal Superfund NPL sites. The section is also responsible for
implementing the Drycleaning Solvent Cleanup Program.
- Site Investigation Section
This section investigates known or suspected cases of ground water
contamination state-wide. The section provides scientific and technical
assistance to support recommendations used in district enforcement actions. In
addition, the section provides site screening services, well replacement,
phase-one environmental assessments and environmental sampling support for
- Federal Programs Section
This section oversees cleanup of Department of Defense and other federal facilities.
The section also oversees the Base Closure and Realignment process that closing military
bases are required to perform in concert with the state and EPA to determine that
transferring property is suitable from a human health and environmental aspect for
its designated reuse.
- Office of District and Business Support
This section provides program guidance and technical support to the District Waste Cleanup
sections and the Division's non-petroleum cleanup programs. The section also provides
toxicological support and assistance with evaluating innovative technologies.
- CERCLA Site Screening
This section conducts site screening assessments on sites with confirmed or suspected
contamination to document if there was a release of hazardous substances and to evaluate
the site for possible inclusion on the National Priorities List (NPL).
December 30, 2014