The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) defines Brownfields as real property, the expansion, redevelopment, or reuse of which may be complicated by the presence or potential presence of a hazardous substance, pollutant, or contaminant.
- Promoting the redevelopment of Brownfields sites throughout Montana
- Serving as a resource for local communities, non-profits, and economic development authorities
- Making petroleum Brownfields eligibility determinations, as delegated by the EPA. DEQ has developed their guidance document and eligibility form to maximize the number of Brownfields eligible sites in Montana, while ensuring that the federal Brownfields requirements are met.
- Ensuring that state cleanup standards are achieved to protect human health and the environment when federal Brownfields funds are spent on cleanup.
Montana Department of Environmental Quality
Hazardous Substance Brownfields
Hazardous Waste Brownfields
US Environmental Protection Agency
US Department of Commerce
Blackfeet Brownfields Program
Chippewa Cree Brownfields Program
Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes Brownfields Program
Fort Belknap Brownfields Program
Fort Peck Brownfields Program
The Northern Cheyenne Brownfields Program