Contaminated site definition

Contaminated site means a site where there is a confirmed presence, caused by man, of hazardous substances of such a level that they pose a significant risk to human health or the environment taking into account current and approved future use of the land;
Contaminated site means any site defined as a contaminated site pursuant to the Technical Requirements for Site Remediation rules, at N.J.A.C. 7:26E-1.8.
Contaminated site means any contiguous land, sediment, surface water, or groundwater area that contains contaminants that may be harmful to human health or the environment.

Examples of Contaminated site in a sentence

  • If a BU cannot be identified as causing the Contamination, the BU that is the designated steward of the Contaminated Site is responsible for funding remediation unless other funding sources are made available.

  • Earthworks within the areas identified in the Preliminary Environmental Site Investigation as having the potential to result in risks to human health if earthworks are not appropriately controlled shall must be undertaken in accordance with the Contaminated Site Management Plan (CSMP) prepared by Insight Engineering (ref: 21027_2 and dated 13/07/21) included as Appendix 21 to the application document.


More Definitions of Contaminated site

Contaminated site means an area of land in which the soil or any groundwater lying beneath it, or the water or the underlying sediment, contains
Contaminated site means a site where persons have abandoned or disposed of substances of such a nature and in such a manner, quantity or concentration that the substances constitute or are likely to constitute a danger to human life or health or to the environment.
Contaminated site means any surface water or ground water outside of the facility’s zone of discharge that contains contaminants that may be harmful to human health or the environment.
Contaminated site means any Source Area or series of Source Areas that have not reached final resolution under the Remediation Regulations. A Contaminated-Site may include unimpacted land between multiple Source Areas in close proximity to one another. A Contaminated-Site shall be considered to be independent of property lines.
Contaminated site means all portions of environmental media at a site and any location where contamination is emanating, or which has emanated, therefrom, that contain one or more contaminants at a concentration which fails to satisfy any applicable remediation standard (N.J.A.C. 7:26E-1.8).
Contaminated site means a site where release(s) from storage tank systems have resulted in concentrations of regulated substances in environmental media that exceed criteria for the protection of human health or the environment.
Contaminated site means the whole or a part of a site which is not a principal nuclear site but—