Industrial Site Evaluation Element

Notice of Rule Proposal
Industrial Site Recovery Act Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:26B

Public Notice
Take notice that the NJ Department of Environmental Protection
is proposing a readoption with amendments to the Industrial Site
Recovery Act Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:26B (ISRA rules). The ISRA rules
implement the Industrial Site Recovery Act, N.J.S.A. 13:1K-6,
which requires that the owners and operators of industrial establishments
remediate contamination at the industrial establishment to the
Department’s satisfaction prior to transferring or closing the
industrial establishment. In this rulemaking, the Department will
propose amendments to reflect statutory changes, update phone
numbers and addresses and make further clarifications to enhance

The proposal is scheduled to be published in the New Jersey Register
dated July 15, 2002. A copy of the proposal is available from
the following sources:

Wayne Howitz, Assistant Director
Industrial Site Evaluation Element
NJ Department of Environmental Protection
401 East State St.
PO Box 432
Trenton, NJ 08625-0028

Westlaw Publishing at 1-800-808-WEST

Be advised that there may be a fee for obtaining a copy of the
proposal from some sources.

A public hearing(s) concerning the proposal is scheduled as follows:

August 12, 2002 at 10 a.m.
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
Public Hearing Room
401 East State St.
Trenton, NJ

Written comments may be submitted by August 14, 2002 to:

NJ Department of Environmental Protection
Karen Hershey, Esq.
ATTN: 17-02-06/158
Office of Legal Affairs
PO Box 402
Trenton, New Jersey 08625