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 bwsc.information@state.ma.us

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

Thursday, June 25, 2015

The meeting will focus on the public comments received on the draft Interim Soil Policy. The comments are available online at:  https://reclamationsoil.wordpress.com/2015/06/19/comments-on-the-draft-interim-policy/  (and there are also a few questions/answers in the comments section of the original post:  https://reclamationsoil.wordpress.com/2015/05/27/draft-interim-policy/).  The agenda will also include program updates on early retirement, Executive Order 562 and BWSC guidance development.

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

Meeting Video

Fact Sheet: Guidance on Sampling and Analysis for 1,4-Dioxane at Disposal Sites Regulated under the Massachusetts Contingency Plan  pdf format of Fact Sheet: 1,4-Dioxane Sampling Guidance
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June 22, 2015
This Fact Sheet provides guidance regarding when it is appropriate to sample and analyze for 1,4-dioxane at disposal sites regulated under the MCP, and appropriate analytical methods for meeting analytical Reporting Limits for 1,4-dioxane.

Past Meeting Archives

2015 Meeting Materials for the Waste Site Cleanup Advisory Committee

2014 Meeting Materials for the Waste Site Cleanup Advisory Committee

2012 Meeting Materials for the Waste Site Cleanup Advisory Committee

2011 Meeting Materials for the Waste Site Cleanup Advisory Committee