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Remediation Guidance and Policy Documents

Program Policies issued by the Division of Environmental Remediation include Technical and Administrative Guidance Memorandums (TAGMs), Spill Technology and Remediation Series (STARS), Spill Prevention Operations Technology Series (SPOTS) and the Spill Guidance Manual (SGM). These guidance series are being updated and replaced by the DER series (DER-#).

Proposed Policy for Public Comment:

  • DER-32: Brownfield Cleanup Program Applications and Agreements (PDF) (13 pages, 132 KB) - Program Policy DER-32 has been revised and the proposed document is available for public comment through Friday, May 19, 2017. Written comments should be submitted to DEC by email: (please include "DER-32 BCP Applications & Agreements Comments" in the subject line), or by mail to: Jon Greco, Division of Environmental Remediation, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, 625 Broadway, Albany, NY 12233-7016. See DEC's Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) for the latest BCP Application form (with instructions) and the standard Brownfield Cleanup Agreement. Links to these documents are also available in the proposed DER-32.

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