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Contaminated Sites Emails by County

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DEC's Division of Environmental Remediation is committed to informing and involving the public during the investigation and cleanup of contaminated sites being addressed under the State's various remedial programs.

How To Sign Up

You can also sign up to receive contaminated sites information from only those counties you select:

  1. Enter your email address in the DEC Delivers box to the right and click "Submit."
  2. You will be taken to the DEC Delivers "New Subscriber" page.
    1. Confirm your email;
    2. Select how often you would like to receive updates;
    3. Choose a password (optional);
    4. Click "Submit."
  3. Scroll down to "Environmental Site Cleanup and Permitting Information by County"
    1. Click on the + sign in the small box next to the category to expand it to see all the counties;
    2. Click a box to select a county;
    3. Click the box again to un-select a county;
    4. Select as many counties as you want.
  4. Enter your zip code and click "Submit"

You will get an email from DEC Delivers listing all the counties that you have subscribed to.

Participating Programs

DEC provides fact sheets and other information about the investigation and cleanup of contaminated sites addressed under the following State remedial programs:

  • State Superfund Program (Inactive Hazardous Waste Disposal Site Remedial Program)
  • Brownfield Cleanup Program
  • Environmental Restoration Program

Sites that are Involved

Not sure if there are any sites of interest to you? You can search DEC's environmental site remediation database by address, county, program, and type of site to find out. Make sure to note the county or counties in which your sites of interest are located, because you will sign up on these emails by county.


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