Proposed Plan of Remedial Action for the NVF Wilmington Site (DE-1374)

Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

Published: Feb. 28, 2021
Comments Due: March 22, 2021
Documents For Review
Proposed Plan of Remedial Action

The Department invites public comment on a proposal to clean-up the NVF Wilmington Site located in Wilmington. Industrial operations that spanned over one hundred years and included a tannery and vulcanized fiber manufacturing have impacted soil and groundwater at the Site. The Site required capping, restriction of groundwater use, and the completion of long-term stewardship to ensure the integrity of the cap.

Details of the Proposed Plan are available online at:

The comment period ends at close of business on Monday, March 22, 2021. For additional information, please contact Patrick Boettcher, Project Manager at (302) 395-2600, or via email at