Hsca overview may 2007 jim werner

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Delaware Brownfields cleanup and redevelopment funding depends on fee from the Hazardous Site Cleanup Act (HSCA)

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  • This picture was taken at Seaford Salvage, located on 29379 Hearns Lane, off of Woodland Ferry Road on February 22, 2005. This is in Rep. Biff Lee’s district (he’s the house majority whip from R-District 40), and Sen. Robert Venables’ (S-District 21). 
  • Hsca overview may 2007 jim werner

    1. 1. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control James D. Werner, Director, Air & Waste Management Division 22 May 2007 DELAWARE HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE CLEANUP ACT
    2. 2. HSCA Overview Contents <ul><li>What is HSCA? </li></ul><ul><li>Cleanup & Redevelopment: </li></ul><ul><li>Why Invest? </li></ul><ul><li>HSCA Program Efficiency and Management Reforms </li></ul>
    3. 3. <ul><li>Funding for: </li></ul><ul><li>HazMat Emergency Responses (lots of truck accidents) </li></ul><ul><li>Clean up of Leaking Underground Storage Tanks </li></ul><ul><li>(“LUST” at Gas stations) </li></ul><ul><li>“ Brownfields” Cleanup & Redevelopment </li></ul><ul><li>Matching funds for federal Superfund NPL cleanups </li></ul>What is HSCA? DELAWARE HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE CLEANUP ACT (“HSCA”) CH. 91.
    4. 4. Funding from: 0.9 cents per “mill” on sale of petroleum products CERCLA 9:1 funding match largely gone HSCA enacted when Federal Superfund dollars were available to match 90 cents on the dollar for every 10 cents spent by states. Now, with Congressional inaction on Superfund fees, HSCA is only significant cleanup funding available What is HSCA? DELAWARE HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE CLEANUP ACT (“HSCA”) CH. 91.
    5. 5. What is HSCA? Environmental Emergency Response 1-800-662-8802 <ul><li>On Call 24/7 </li></ul><ul><li>> 200 Emergency responses </li></ul><ul><li>> 4,000 complaints </li></ul><ul><li> responses </li></ul><ul><li>Teamwork with local responders, EPA, USCG, and DNREC EPOs. </li></ul>
    6. 6. What is HSCA? Brownfields Cleanup & Redevelopment <ul><li>More than 300 site cleanups </li></ul><ul><li>now underway </li></ul><ul><li>Revised BF funding policy to include preference for </li></ul><ul><li>affordable housing, </li></ul><ul><li>LEED-certified buildings, & </li></ul><ul><li>smart growth projects </li></ul><ul><li>Value Stream Mapping: </li></ul><ul><li>expedites cleanups & </li></ul><ul><li>increase efficiency </li></ul>
    7. 7. <ul><li>Use existing infrastructure </li></ul><ul><li>(roads, water, sewer, electric, etc.) </li></ul><ul><li>Revitalize communities </li></ul><ul><li>Promote Smart Growth not sprawl </li></ul><ul><li>Leverage investment/create jobs </li></ul><ul><li>Clean up contamination; </li></ul><ul><li>protect health and environment </li></ul>Brownfields Cleanup & Redevelopment: Why Invest?
    8. 16. Former Cannery Village
    9. 18. Former Capitol Scrap, Dover
    10. 19. Chesapeake Supply
    11. 20. Dover Ice House
    12. 21. Former Timmons Marina
    13. 22. Former NVF - Newark
    14. 23. Naga Foods
    15. 24. Speakman Townhomes
    16. 25. HSCA Program Efficiency and Management Reforms <ul><li>New contract vehicles professional quals and price </li></ul><ul><li>Value Stream Mapping </li></ul><ul><li>New attorney on BF as well enforcement attorney </li></ul><ul><li>Uniform Environmental Covenants Act to support risk-based cleanups </li></ul><ul><li>Brownfield Advisory Committee – technical, policy and financial reforms </li></ul>
    17. 27. <ul><li>Up to $1 Million/year per project for local governments & NGOs </li></ul><ul><li>$225,000 for private BF developer ($100,000 1:1 match) </li></ul><ul><li>Direct payment available to </li></ul><ul><li>local governments and NGOs </li></ul>Newly Revised Brownfields Funding Policy
    18. 28. <ul><li>Establishes Preference for: </li></ul><ul><li>LEED-certified </li></ul><ul><ul><li>(“green”) building projects </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Affordable housing </li></ul><ul><li>Smart growth projects </li></ul>Brownfields Funding Policy (cont.)
    19. 29. What is a Brownfield? “ Abandoned, idled, or under-used industrial and commercial facilities where expansion or redevelopment is complicated by real or perceived environmental contamination” - EPA
    20. 30. Brownfield
    21. 31. Browns Field Browns Field
    22. 33. Typical LTS Methods <ul><li>Engineered Controls </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Soil Caps, Vapor Barriers,Groundwater Barriers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Site Access Controls </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Institutional Controls </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Restrictive Covenants (UECA) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Deed Notices </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Soil Management Plans </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>O&M Plans </li></ul></ul>
    23. 34. <ul><li>Elements of </li></ul><ul><li>Long-term Environmental Stewardship : </li></ul><ul><li>Site surveillance and maintenance operations, </li></ul><ul><li>Application and enforcement of institutional controls, </li></ul><ul><li>Information management, and </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental monitoring. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Sandia National Laboratories, LTES 2000 </li></ul>
    24. 35. Environmental Emergency Response 1-800-662-8802 <ul><li>On Call 24/7 </li></ul><ul><li>> 200 Emergency responses </li></ul><ul><li>> 4,000 complaints </li></ul><ul><li> responses </li></ul><ul><li>Teamwork with local responders, EPA, USCG, and DNREC EPOs. </li></ul>
    25. 37. Scrap Tire Cleanup <ul><li>Jan 2007 –Cleanup Fund Established </li></ul><ul><li>$2 per tire </li></ul><ul><li>Current estimate: </li></ul><ul><li>> 2-3 million tires </li></ul><ul><li>dumped </li></ul>
    26. 40. Dogfish Head Beer Brewery & WBOC, Milton
    27. 41. Typical LTS Methods <ul><li>Engineered Controls </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Soil Caps, Vapor Barriers,Groundwater Barriers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Site Access Controls </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Institutional Controls </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Restrictive Covenants (UECA) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Deed Notices </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Soil Management Plans </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>O&M Plans </li></ul></ul>
    28. 42. Brownfields Advisory Committee <ul><li>Financing subcommittee </li></ul><ul><li>Vapor intrusion subcommittee </li></ul><ul><li>Presumptive remedy subcommittee </li></ul>
    29. 43. <ul><li>Elements of </li></ul><ul><li>Long-term Environmental Stewardship : </li></ul><ul><li>Site surveillance and maintenance operations, </li></ul><ul><li>Application and enforcement of institutional controls, </li></ul><ul><li>Information management, and </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental monitoring. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Sandia National Laboratories, LTES 2000 </li></ul>
    30. 48. <ul><li>Release of Liability for Natural Resource Damages </li></ul><ul><li>Support by DEDO for projects creating jobs </li></ul><ul><li>Includes gas station tank leak sites </li></ul>

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