The Waste Site Cleanup Advisory Committee provides input to the Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) on waste site cleanup regulations, policies and programs. In addition, the Committee serves as a forum for keeping interested organizations and individuals up to date on related MassDEP activities

Waste Site Cleanup Advisory Committee Contacts

For additional information or to be placed on the Waste Site Cleanup mailing list, contact

Advisory Committee Members pdf format of Waste Site Cleanup Advisory Committee Members
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Meeting Agendas and Minutes

The meeting agenda is generally posted one week prior to the meeting date and provides information on the time and location of the meeting. Electronic versions of the handouts distributed at the Advisory Committee meeting will be made available as soon after the meeting as feasible. Links to such material appear at the bottom of each agenda.

Meeting Agenda & Materials

October 23

9:30 a.m.
MassDEP Headquarters
One Winter Street

Agenda Items

  • General Program updates
  • Reclamation Soils
  • 2014 MCP implementation
    • Final Greener Remediation guidance
    • guidance documents in progress (LNAPL, Vapor Intrusion, AUL, Best Management Practices for Gardening) and plans for follow-up meetings
    • Technical corrections
    •  Remedial additives near sensitive receptors – plan submittal compliance issue
  • 1,4 dioxane – when to include in assessment as a contaminant of concern
  • Natural Resource Damages program year in review  

WSCAC 2014-2015 Schedule

Dates in (  ) are tentative meetings, to be used if as needed.

October 23, 2014
(November 20, 2014)
December 17, 2014
January 22, 2015
(February 12, 2015)
March 5, 2015
April 16, 2015
(May 21, 2015)
June 17, 2015

All meetings to be held at:
MassDEP, Boston, 2nd floor
9:30 am - noon

Reclamation Soil Project

Meetings of the Reclamation Soil Project have been scheduled for October 28, November 7, and November 12 (if needed), all at 9:30 AM in the DEP Boston Office.  For additional information, see the Project Blog.

Past Meeting Archives

2012 Meeting Materials for the Waste Site Cleanup Advisory Committee

2011 Meeting Materials for the Waste Site Cleanup Advisory Committee