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

Meeting Agendas, Materials 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 and for up to one year. Links to such material appear at the bottom of each agenda.

Upcoming Meetings

January 28, 2016

There will be a meeting of the Waste Site Cleanup Advisory Committee  from 9:30 am to noon, at MassDEP, One Winter Street, Boston, 2nd floor conference rooms.  If you are unable to attend in person, you can access the meeting via live streaming at https://youtu.be/tR6tfGCkbsk

Meeting Agenda  (times are approximate)

9:30       General Program Updates – Paul Locke, Assistant Commissioner

  • · future direction of Waste Site Cleanup Advisory Committee

10:00    TCE sites update – Paul Locke

10:45    LNAPL Guidance  - Ken Marra, LNAPL Guidance Chair

11:15    Feedback/Follow-up - Telemetry Registration and Annual Certification Letter for Permanent Solutions relying on Active Exposure Pathway Mitigation Measures – Liz Callahan, Acting Director, BWSC Policy & Program Development

11:30    MCP Amendments  - general plan/potential amendments - Liz Callahan                                   

12:00     Adjourn

Past Meeting Archives

December 17, 2015

Meeting Video

EJ Executive Order 552 and MassDEP’s Urban Compliance Initiative (UCI)  pptx format of EJ Executive Order 552 and MassDEP’s UCI
file size 1MB

LSPA Telemetry Survey  pptx format of LSPA Telemetry Survey
file size 1MB

WSCAC Meeting Agenda 12-17-2015  pptx format of  WSCAC Meeting Agenda 12-17-2015

The draft documents below were discussed at the December 17, 2015 meeting.  Please send comments on these documents to Elizabeth.J.Callahan@state.ma.us by COB Friday, January 8, 2016.

Draft AEPMM Annual Certification Form  docx format of Draft AEPMM Annual Certification Form

Draft Revised Remote Monitoring Registration Process  docx format of Draft Revised Remote Monitoring Registration Process

October 22, 2015

Meeting Video

Waste Site Cleanup Advisory Committee Meeting Agenda 10-22-2015  ppt format of WSC Advisory Committee Meeting Agenda 10-22-15
file size 3MB

June 25, 2015

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
doc format of                             Fact Sheet: 1,4-Dioxane Sampling Guidance

April 30, 2015 - Vapor Intrusion Guidance Development Meeting

Meeting Video

Draft guidance document and public comments.

March 5, 2015

Meeting Videos

Meeting Audio

WSCAC Meeting Agenda & Updates: March 5, 2015  ppt format of WSCAC Meeting Agenda & Updates: March 5, 2015
file size 2MB

Anthropogenic Background Historic Fill  ppt format of Anthropogenic Background Historic Fill
file size 3MB

Draft Vapor Intrusion Guidance: Overview of Public Comments  ppt format of Draft Vapor Intrusion Guidance: Public Comments

January 22, 2015

Meeting Videos

Meeting Audio