Geographic Data Set: Environmental Remediation Sites
Description: An environmental remediation site is an area or structure that has been contaminated with hazardous waste as defined in Part 371 of Title 6 of the New York Code, Rules and Regulations, or any site listed on the USEPA's National Priorities List (NPL).

The environmental remediation sites included in this data set are the same sites that have been documented in the Annual Report of the Inactive Hazardous Waste Disposal Sites in New York. The inactive hazardous waste site information in this data set are only accurate as of the Revision Date in the data. Some site specific information, including current clean-up status and site classification are not included in this data set.

The Division of Environmental Remediation maintains a comprehensive database of the hazardous waste remedial program in the State of New York. Users of this data set are urged to contact the Department for the most up-to-date information on any hazardous waste site found in this data set.

Available: Statewide
Completion or Most Recent Revision Date: September 2008
Accuracy: The coordinate data represents that which is on the Registry of Inactive Hazardous Waste Disposal Sites in NYS as published in July 2000.
Projection and Map Units: NYTM in meters, NAD83 horizontal datum.
Contact: New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Division of Environmental Remediation
625 Broadway, 11th Floor
Albany, NY 12233-2750
Ph:  (518) 402-9706

For individual site information, please send a Freedom of Information Request to:
Ms. Ruth Earl
Record Access Officer
50 Wolf Rd, Room 602
Albany, NY 12233