Proposed Plan of Remedial Action for 38 Bancroft Mills Road Site (DE-1758)

Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

Published: Jan. 22, 2023
Comments Due: Feb. 13, 2023

The Department invites public comment on a proposal to clean-up the 38 Bancroft Mills Road Site (DE-1758) located at 38 Bancroft Mills Road. The Site is currently a vacant parcel that houses concrete vaults once used to settle water for use at Wilmington Piece Dye (DE-130).

The 38 Bancroft Mills Road Site will be subject to the following key remedial actions: The placement of a cap, the submittal and adherence to a Contaminated Materials Management Plan (CMMP) and long term stewardship plan, and the placement of an environmental covenant that will restrict the site’s use of groundwater.

Details of the Proposed Plan are available online at:  

The comment period ends on February 4, 2023. For additional information, please contact Patrick Boettcher, Project Manager at (302) 395-2600 or via email at