Notification Of Public Comment for a Brownfields Development Agreement for the 16519 South Dupont Highway Site, Harrington, (DE-1768)

Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

Published: Oct. 10, 2021
Comments Due: Nov. 1, 2021

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 Certified Brownfields Development Agreement (BDA). A BDA is an agreement between DNREC and a Certified Brownfields 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 RMG Harrington, LLC regarding the 16519 South Dupont Highway Site (Site), located at 16519 South Dupont Highway, Harrington, Delaware. Identified by Kent County as tax parcel number 6-00-17100-04-4302-00001 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, October 10, 2021, and will end at the close of business, 4:30 PM, on November 1, 2021. Please submit written comments to the DNREC-RS Project Manager John Costa, at DNREC-RS, 391 Lukens Drive, New Castle, DE 19720, or via e-mail to 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, John Costa at (302) 395-2600 or