Remediation Laws, Regulations and Guidance

Information regarding the laws, regulations, guidance, policies, standard operating procedures (SOPs) and other documents related to the programs administered by DNREC Remediation Section.

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The resources listed here are mostly PDF files, readable using Adobe Acrobat. Others are links to web pages. Some are WORD or Excel files, which should be downloaded and saved to your system (right-click / save-as) before opening.

State Law and Regulations

Delaware Hazardous Substance Cleanup Act (HSCA)
(7 Del. Code Chapter 91)

Regulations Governing Hazardous Substance Cleanup
(7 DE Admin. Code 1375)



Standard Operating Procedures (SOPS)

Forms and Templates


June 2016 Report on Economic Benefits of Brownfields: Economic Impact on Delaware’s Economy: The Brownfield Program 2015

Delaware Drycleaner Initiative Report: Drycleaners and the Chlorinated Solvent Problem (May 2018)