Developing Perchlorate Standards

A review of the research and collaboration that led to the development of MassDEP drinking water and waste site cleanup standards for perchlorate, a chemical found in blasting agents, fireworks, military munitions and manufacturing


The science of manipulating tiny particles that are one-billionth of a meter in size.

Perchlorate Information

Ammonium perchlorate (NH4ClO4) is an inorganic chemical widely used as an oxidizer in solid propellants for rockets, missiles, fireworks and explosives.

Pharmaceuticals & Personal Care Products

Safe management of medicines, insect repellents, sunscreens, perfumes, soaps, fragrances and lotions.