Click here for the Final Adopted Rule. Note the PDF will open in a new window. The Investigation and Remediation of Contaminated Properties Rule will be effective on July 27, 2017. Moving forward,  we request all new investigation and remediation work to follow the new rule. Additional information will be forthcoming, but please find several checklists and guidance below. 

The Agency’s Responsiveness Summary to the Draft Rule as well as the Factsheet on Development soils may be found below:

Responsiveness Summary 

Development Soils Fact Sheet 

Agency of Natural Resources
Department of Environmental Conservation
Waste Management and Prevention Division

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