Site Mitigation & Restoration Program

We protect and maintain California’s land and places
by setting strict standards for land restoration and cleanup

Programs

DTSC was established to protect California against threats from hazardous waste and restore properties affected by environmental contamination. DTSC uses its regulatory authority to create programs that investigate and clean up existing contamination, regulate the management of hazardous wastes, and spur the use of safer chemicals in consumer products.

EMERGENCY RESPONSE

Learn about DTSC’s Emergency Response Program who assist with the emergency removal of hazardous materials.

HAZARDOUS WASTE

Get information about DTSC’s Hazardous Waste Management Program (HWMP) — enforcing California’s laws and regulations for protecting people and communities from toxic waste. 

OFFICE OF CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS

The Office of Criminal Investigations’ mission is to prevent and investigate violations of California’s Hazardous Waste Control Laws.

OFFICE OF ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE

Learn about DTSC’s Environmental Justice office who develop programs that achieve equity and fair treatment for all Californians.

OFFICE OF TRIBAL AFFAIRS

Find out more about DTSC’s Tribal Affairs office and the tribal consultation policy.

SAFER CONSUMER PRODUCTS

Learn about SCP’s four-step process to reduce toxic chemicals in consumer products.

SITE MITIGATION & RESTORATION (CLEANUP)

Get information about DTSC’s Site Mitigation and Restoration Program, also known as the Cleanup Program.