Notification of Public Comment for a Brownfield Development Agreement for the Reichhold Chemical Site, Dover, Delaware (DE-0245)

Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

Published: Feb. 6, 2022
Comments Due: Feb. 28, 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 Brownfield Development Agreement (BDA). A BDA is an agreement between DNREC and a Brownfield 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) negotiated a BDA with Stoltzfus, LLC regarding the Reichhold Chemical Site (Site), located at 144 Fork Branch Road, 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:

The public comment period begins on Sunday, February 6, 2022 and will end at the close of business on Monday, February 28, 2022. Please submit written comments to the DNREC-RS Project Manager, Rick Galloway at DNREC-RS, 391 Lukens Drive, New Castle, DE 19720. A copy of the BDA is available by accessing the DNREC-RS’ site files database 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