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Contaminated Site Solutions

Helping clean up contaminated sites, ensure compliance, and implement new environmental programs.

Transforming contaminated sites into positive resources

ICF offers integrated technical, policy, and regulatory expertise to help clients develop and implement programs to successfully assess and clean up contaminated sites. We make sure you achieve environmental compliance and revitalize blighted properties into productive reuses. Our services extend across a range of Superfund, RCRA, brownfields, and UST sites.

Supporting sustainable redevelopment

With our support, clients uncover cutting-edge answers to successful site redevelopment—including innovative use of new technologies in site characterization and cleanup, reuse strategies that minimize environmental footprint, and investigation of financial tools and incentives available for revitalization. Your projects benefit from impactful new strategies and tech when you partner with ICF.

Collaborating across disciplines

Our multi-disciplinary project teams combine best practices and the latest scientific and technological advancements to help clients balance regulatory requirements, feasibility, and economics. With experts in site characterization, chemistry, engineering, cleanup, and remedy optimization, we know how to support federal, state, and local governments with today’s pressing environmental concerns. And ICF’s big-picture perspective is expertly applied throughout.

Who we work for

ICF supports leading government agencies and organizations in their efforts to revitalize a wide range of contaminated sites. Our clients include:

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Superfund, Brownfields, RCRA, and Regional Offices and Programs

U.S. Department of Defense

Missile Defense Agency, U.S. Air Force

U.S. Department of the Interior

Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

State and local agencies

such as the Pennsylvania Insurance Department; the Maryland Department of Transportation; the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Environmental Protection, and Energy Resources; and a number of municipalities

Services for contaminated site solutions

Programmatic support and implementation

  • Development and implementation of sustainable environmental programs
  • Technical, policy, and regulatory training
  • Conference, meeting, and facilitation support
  • Performance evaluation
  • Innovative approaches to contaminated site characterization, cleanup, and optimization
  • Environmental and energy management systems (EMS, EnMS)
  • Data analytics and data management
  • Data visualization

Planning and strategy

  • Comprehensive site investigation and remediation strategies
  • Successful approaches to protecting water and natural resources
  • Hazardous and solid waste management
  • Brownfields redevelopment planning
  • Innovative site reuse alternatives

Compliance and analysis

  • Environmental health and safety (EH&S) compliance auditing
  • Environmental claims investigation and handling
  • Environmental due diligence
  • Analytical laboratory support
  • Quality assurance (QA)
  • Data validation