Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Bureau of Waste Site Cleanup
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 1
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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Massachusetts has its own program for the cleanup of contaminated sites. The state's program is very similar in principle to the federal Superfund program, except that the state's rules apply broadly to hazardous materials, not just hazardous substances. The waste site cleanup program is part of what is referred to as the Massachusetts Contingency Plan.
• Administration and ...