Many parties participate in Brownfield developments, and non-profit organizations can play an important role. Please check out the links below.
Massachusetts provides technical assistance through its Regional Brownfields Coordinators. These staff can help non-profits navigate through the process.
Massachusetts General Law Chapter 21E (link below) provides liability relief to eligible persons,CDCs, charitable trusts and similar organizations. In addition, the Office of the Attorney General can enter into a Brownfield Covenant Not To Sue.
Assessment and Remediation Funding
Contact for Brownfield Information for Non-Profit Organizations and Municipal Authorities
(1) Call your local Fire Department, then (2) Call MassDEP - 24/7
MassDEP Boston Headquarters - ask for the Waste Site Cleanup program