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					                                                    State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                             Region 1
STATE           Program Authorization     Funding                    Sampling Protocols        Cleanup Standards     Decontamination                Waste Disposal
                                                                                                                     Protocols                      Requirements
Connecticut     no legislation passed     Limited experience with  Connecticut has guidance Connecticut has guidance It depends on the type of      Waste disposal
                establishing a specific   post law enforcement     but main emphasis is on on clean ups.             material and amount of         requirement covered in
                cleanup program           cleanup work but funding clean up.                                         contamination. Refers to       guidance on clean up.
                                          would be from same fund                                                    Connecticut's guidance
                                          used to respond to                                                         on clean up.
                                          chemical laboratories.




Maine           no legislation passed     No separate funding        No specific sampling      No specific cleanup        No specific protocols     Materials have been
                establishing a specific   provided. Would seek re-   requirements or protocols standards.                 developed. Removal has    disposed of as hazardous
                cleanup program           imbursement from           currently developed.                                 been standard practice.   waste and solid waste
                                          responsible party.         General Quality                                      Physcial cleaning would   waste for non-hazardous
                                          Hazardous Waste Fund       Assurance Plan for all                               acceptable but has not    items, in accordance with
                                          could be used as last      environmental sampling.                              been employed.            Hazardous Waste
                                          resort.                                                                                                   Management Rules.


Massachusetts   no legislation passed     No separate funding        No specific sampling      No specific cleanup        No specific protocols    No specific regulations or
                establishing a specific   provided. Limited          requirements or protocols standards. Generic soil    developed. Case specific guidelines. Normal
                cleanup program           experience with post law   developed.                and groundwater            decision.                remediation waste,
                                          enforcement emergency                                standards and site-                                 hazardous waste
                                          response cleanup work.                               specific risk assessment                            classification,
                                          Potentially could fund                               process would apply to                              management and
                                          through the normal oil                               the environmental                                   disposal requirements.
                                          and hazardous material                               contaminants.
                                          response program and
                                          seek cost recovery.




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                                                         State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                                    Region 1
STATE           Re-Entry Requirements          Oversight                    Contractor Certification DataBase                         Contact                      Web Link

Connecticut     Connecticut has a set of       DEA contractors have        No                            No. Possible that the        Mark DiCaprio,
                clean up guidelines, but       performed the bulk                                        Department of Public         Connecticut Department
                the decision for re-entry is   removal. The local health                                 Safety has a database.       of Environment
                up to the local health         director is responsible for                                                            Protection, Emergency
                director.                      assuring the remainder of                                                              Response and
                                               the clean up has been                                                                  Prevention, (860) 424-
                                               performed                                                                              3361 or
                                                                                                                                      mark.caprio@p.o.state.ct.
                                                                                                                                      us Sharee Rusnak,
                                                                                                                                      Department of Public
                                                                                                                                      Health,
                                                                                                                                      sharee.rusnak@po.state.c
                                                                                                                                      t.us.
Maine           No specific requirements       Contractors have been        No.                          No specific database for     Brian Blanchard, Maine
                when evaluating post law       hired for larger jobs and                                 clandestine labs, there is   Department of
                enforcement emergency          provided written report if                                a general spill report       Environmental Protection,
                removal re-entry.              requested.                                                database.                    Division of Spill
                                                                                                                                      Response Services. (207)
                                                                                                                                      287-3692 or
                                                                                                                                      peter.j.blanchard@mmain
                                                                                                                                      e.gov

Massachusetts   No standards established       Releases to the              No requirements for          No database at MADEP.        John Fitzgerald
                by the state. MADEP            environment (not inside      cleanup contractors.         Properties with              Massachusetts
                would offer guidance to        the building) would be per   There are requirements       environmental                Department of
                local officials, if needed,    existing cleanup program     for Hazardous Waste          contamination are            Environmental Protection
                on a case-by-case basis.       requirements (310 CMR        Transporters and             handled like any             (617) 292-5530 or
                                               40.0000)                     Licensed Site                contaminated site with       john.j.fitzgerald@state.ma
                                                                            Professional (who            respect to "getting off a    .us
                                                                            oversee the                  list" (310 CMR 40.0000).
                                                                            environmental cleanupd
                                                                            performed by contractors).




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                                                    State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                             Region 1
STATE           Program Authorization     Funding                    Sampling Protocols          Cleanup Standards          Decontamination             Waste Disposal
                                                                                                                            Protocols                   Requirements
New Hampshire   no legislation passed     No specific funding        No sampling specific        No specific cleanup        No specific protocols       No specific regulations or
                establishing a specific   provided. Limited          requirements or protocols   standards. Generic soil    developed. Case specific    guidelines. Normal solid
                cleanup program.          experience with post law   currently developed.        and groundwater            decision. More specific     waste waste and
                                          enforcement emergency      Plans are to develop        standards and site         guidance is under           hazardous waste
                                          response cleanup work.     guidance document for       specific risk assessment   consideration.              disposal requirements.
                                          Most of cleanup costs      samlping protocols in       process would apply to
                                          likely funded by           2006.                       the environmental
                                          landowner. Limited funds                               contaminants. Currently
                                          are available from state                               evaluating need for more
                                          hazardous waste clean                                  specific standards.
                                          up funds. In 2005
                                          Government Leaders
                                          Methamphetamine Task
                                          Force formed to have
                                          federal, state and local
                                          officials develop a
                                          comphrensive strategy
                                          including guidance and
                                          protocols on clean-up.

Rhode Island    no legislation passed     No specific funding        No sampling               No specific cleanup          No specific protocols for   Follow normal RCRA and
                establishing a cleanup    provided, in the past have requirements or protocols standards. Generic           decontamination.            waste disposal
                program                   relied on DEA.             developed.                standards for soil and                                   requirements.
                                                                                               water. Interior standards
                                                                                               may be developed by
                                                                                               DOH.
Vermont         no legislation passed     For appropriate            Use Vermont State Crime Standards are                  Removal of contaminated Follow normal RCRA and
                establishing a specific   investigations funding     Lab protocols.            performance based.           material is the standard waste disposal
                cleanup program           comes from the Cops                                                               protocol, but physical   requirements.
                                          More Grant administered                                                           clean up may be
                                          by DEA. For                                                                       acceptable on a case by
                                          inappropriate                                                                     case basis.
                                          investigations the force
                                          that investigates the
                                          scene must pay for
                                          cleanup and disposal.


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                                                    State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                             Region 1
STATE           Re-Entry Requirements     Oversight                  Contractor Certification DataBase                      Contact                     Web Link

New Hampshire   No standards established NHDES will review scope No requirements.              Tracked as a specific        Rick Berry, NHDES, for
                by the state. NHDES will of work and reports                                   type of project in the       initial response and main
                be working with NHHHS prepared for sites.                                      NHDES database for           contact on environment
                and local health                                                               contaminated sites.          issues. (603) 271-3440
                departments to develop                                                                                      or
                guidance.                                                                                                   rberry@des.state.nh.us;
                                                                                                                            Dennis Pinski, NHDES,
                                                                                                                            risk assessment, (603)
                                                                                                                            271- 6909 or
                                                                                                                            dpinski@des.state.nh.us




Rhode Island    No specific requirements. Rely on contractor reports. No requirements.         Incident reports are filedJames Ball, Rhode Island
                                                                                               for all responses         Department of
                                                                                               including clan lab        Environmental
                                                                                               responses.                Management, (401) 222-
                                                                                                                         1360 or
                                                                                                                         jball@dem.state.ri.us
Vermont         Once site cleanup is      State does the clean up    Use certified hazardous   Vermont has no database Sgt. Jim Cruise, Vermont
                completed re-entry is     and wastes are disposed    waste contractors for     at this time. Properties  State Police, phone #802-
                permitted.                of by a cleanup            disposal.                 that are cleaned up are   773-9101,
                                          contractor. Report of                                deemed to not be a future jcruise@dps.state.vt.us
                                          proper disposal is given                             issue.
                                          back to Vermont State
                                          Police.




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                                             State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                          Region 2
STATE        Program         Funding                      Sampling Protocols           Cleanup Standards           Decontamination               Waste Disposal
             Authorization                                                                                         Protocols                     Requirements
New Jersey                   New Jersey uses the          Sampling procedures for      No numerical standards.     It is currently a matter      NJ DEP uses the Spill
                             Spill Fund (a State          environmental media                                      controversy/indecision re:    Fund to properly dispose
                             program) for the             impacted but not for                                     regulatory authority and      of hazardous materials
                             disposal of precursor        building interior residual                               responsibility for drug lab   related to the drug
                             and waste chemicals.         sampling.                                                residues in building          production process. This
                             There is no adequate                                                                  interiors.                    does not address
                             program for funding                                                                                                 residues in building
                             interior building impacts.                                                                                          materials.


New York                     Interior building cleanup No specific requirements        NYS DEC and                 Cleaning of surfaces and      Wastes taken to State
                             and removal of clan lab for sampling.                     Department of Health will   removal of permeable          regulated disposal facility.
                             waste funded through                                      be developing policies      surfaces is acceptable.       MOU with law
                             State and local police                                    and procedures.                                           enforcement is under
                             under grant from DEA.                                                                                               consideration for small
                             Cleanup of hazardous                                                                                                quantities.
                             waste in the
                             environment funded
                             through State
                             Superfund Program,
                             though no external
                             remediation has been
                             needed to date.




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                                                  State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                            Region 2
STATE        Re-Entry Requirements   Oversight                   Contractor Certification   DataBase                    Contact   Web Link

New Jersey   None.                   No agency is specifically   No program for contractor NJ DEP maintains a list of
                                     responsible to conduct      certification.            known or suspected
                                     oversight of the cleanup                              contaminated sites. This
                                     of building interiors.                                does not include building
                                                                                           interior issues, only
                                                                                           contaminated
                                                                                           environmental media.
                                                                                           Properties are noted as
                                                                                           remediated once cleaned
                                                                                           up.
New York     None.                   Consideration of using      No program for contractor No database exists in NY.
                                     Certified Industrial        certification.            Consideration being given
                                     Hygienists and Qualified                              but not yet resolved.
                                     Environmental
                                     Professionals or
                                     Professional Engineers is
                                     currently being
                                     contemplated.




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                                                  State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                     Region 4
STATE     Program Authorization         Funding               Sampling Protocols   Cleanup Standards   Decontamination   Waste Disposal
                                                                                                       Protocols         Requirements
Alabama   No current legislation with
          respect to clan labs.




Florida   No current legislation with
          respect to clan labs.




Georgia   No current legislation with
          respect to clan labs.




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                                          State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                              Region 4
STATE     Re-Entry Requirements   Oversight           Contractor Certification   DataBase   Contact                      Web Link

Alabama                                                                                     Lt. Jerry Conner,
                                                                                            Alabama Dept. of Public
                                                                                            Safety, 500 Dexter
                                                                                            Avenue, Montgomery, AL
                                                                                            36104, (334)-242-1203
                                                                                                        Bruce
                                                                                            Freeman, State
                                                                                            Emergency Response
                                                                                            Coordinator, Alabama
                                                                                            Dept. of Environmental
                                                                                            Management, 2715
                                                                                            Sandlin Road, SW,
                                                                                            Decatur, AL 35603 (256)
                                                                                            353-1713
Florida                                                                                     Inspector Grea Bevis,     Grea.Bevis@Ddep.state.fl.
                                                                                            Florida Dept. of          us
                                                                                            Environmental Protection,
                                                                                            Law Enforcement Crimes
                                                                                            Unit, Bureau of
                                                                                            Emergency Response,
                                                                                            3900 Commonwealth
                                                                                            Blvd., Tallahassee, FL
                                                                                            32399-3000, (850) 245-
                                                                                            2980/2974

Georgia                                                                                     David Reuland, Unit          David_Reuland@dnr.state
                                                                                            Coordinator, Georgia         .ga.us
                                                                                            Dept. of Natural
                                                                                            Resources,
                                                                                            Environmental Protection
                                                                                            Division, 2 Martin Luther
                                                                                            King, Jr. Dr., S.E., Suite
                                                                                            1462, Atlanta, Georgia
                                                                                            30334, (404) 657-8600




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                                                         State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                                   Region 4
STATE            Program Authorization         Funding                   Sampling Protocols      Cleanup Standards              Decontamination             Waste Disposal
                                                                                                                                Protocols                   Requirements
Mississippi      No current legislation with
                 respect to clan labs.




North Carolina   10A NCAC 41D .0101 is         state funds, federal funds, None                  Performance based              The guidelines require      Rules require the property
                 adopted as published in       and property owner                                standards rather than          pre-decontamination         owner to prepare a waste
                 19 NCR 10 pp. 849-851                                                           numeric - Illegal              assessments,                disposal plan prior to
                                                                                                 Methamphetamine                decontamination, and        decontamination.
                                                                                                 Laboratory                     post-decontamination
                                                                                                 Decontamination and Re-        assessments. Both pre-
                                                                                                 occupancy Guidelines -         remedial and
                                                                                                 requires specific actions      decontamination
                                                                                                 to be taken to remediate       templates are provided by
                                                                                                 the interior of buildings,     the guidelines.
                                                                                                 and defers outside
                                                                                                 contamination of soil and
                                                                                                 water to the state rules for
                                                                                                 hazardous waste sites.

South Carolina   No current legislation with
                 respect to clan labs.




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                                                     State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                         Region 4
STATE            Re-Entry Requirements      Oversight            Contractor Certification   DataBase   Contact                     Web Link

Mississippi                                                                                            Phillip Weathersby, Chief Phillip_Weathersby@deq.
                                                                                                       , Superfund Branch,       state.ms.us
                                                                                                       Hazardous Waste
                                                                                                       Division, MS Dept. of
                                                                                                       Environmental Quality,
                                                                                                       P.O. Box 10385, Jackson,
                                                                                                       MS 39289-0385, (601)
                                                                                                       961-5302



North Carolina   Pre-decontamination and    Local health Dept.   None.                      None.      William Service, Industrial www.epi.state.nc.us/epi/oii
                 post-decontamination                                                                  Hygiene Coordinator         /pdf/methguidelines.pdf
                 assessments must be                                                                     North Carolina Division
                 reviewed and approved                                                                 of Public Health
                 by the local health dept                                                              Office of Public Health
                 prior to reoccupation.                                                                Preparedness &
                                                                                                       Response       1902 Mail
                                                                                                       Service Center
                                                                                                       Raleigh, NC 27699-1902

                                                                                                       will.service@ncmail.net
                                                                                                       (919) 715-6431



South Carolina                                                                                         J. Keith Lindler, P.E.,    LindleJK@dhec.sc.gov
                                                                                                       Director, Division of Site
                                                                                                       Assessements, Bureau of
                                                                                                       Land and Waste
                                                                                                       Management, SC Dept. of
                                                                                                       Health & Environmental
                                                                                                       Control, 2600 Bull St.,
                                                                                                       Columbia, SC 29201,
                                                                                                       (803) 896-4069




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                                                State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                        Region 4
STATE       Program Authorization     Funding                   Sampling Protocols          Cleanup Standards          Decontamination             Waste Disposal
                                                                                                                       Protocols                   Requirements
Tennessee   TCA 68-212 Part 5          EPA Brownfield Grant,    Reasonable, Appropriate,    "Standards of              The RAP Cleanup             Requires that any
            "Property Where            and State General Fund   Protective (RAP) Cleanup    Cleanliness" -             Response and                impacted items be
            Methamphetamine                                     Response and                Methamphetamine 0.1        Documentation Guidance      rendered unserviceable,
            Manufactured" Gives the                             Documentation Guidance      micrograms/100 sq.         requires a tiered           shipped to a special
            Commissioner of the                                 for Properties              centimeters, VOCs not to   approach to achieving the   waste facility, or to a
            Tennessee Department of                             Quarantined due to          exceed 1 ppm total         Standards of Cleanliness.   hazardous waste facility.
            Environment &                                       Clandestine                 hydrocarbons and VOCs
            Conservation the authority                          Methamphetamine             in air under normal
            to promulgate rules                                 Laboratory (CML)            inhabitable ventilation,
            concerning the inspection,                          Activities - sampling       Mercury (only applies to
            testing and quarantine of                           should be conducted after   Amalgam P2P process)
            property where                                      cleanup, recommends         not to exceed 50
            methamphetamine was                                 screening for VOCs with     nanograms/cubic meter of
            manufactured.                                       an OVA, swipe tests with    air under normal
                                                                standard EPA SW-846         inhabitable ventilation
                                                                methods, litmus paper,      conditions, Lead not to
                                                                spray starch, etc.          exceed 40
                                                                                            micrograms/sq. foot




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                                                     State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                                Region 4
STATE       Re-Entry Requirements          Oversight                    Contractor Certification    DataBase   Contact                   Web Link

Tennessee   Requires that a certified      The state reviews the        The state compiles and        None     Brad J. Parman,          http://www.state.tn.us/envi
            Cleanup Contractor or          written report and           maintains a list of certified          Methamphetamine          ronment/dsf/meth/
            CML Hygienist to submit a      certification and may lift   industrial hygienists, and             Program Coordinator,
            written report along with      the quarantine, or require   cleanup contractors.                   James W. Morrison,
            before and after photos,       additional work.                                                    Program Manager
            and a certification that the                                                                       Tennessee Dept. of
            quarantined property is                                                                            Environment and
            "Safe for Human Use."                                                                              Conservation Division of
            Propert owners are                                                                                 Superfund 4th Floor, L&C
            required to keep the                                                                               Annex 401 Church Street
            documentation for a                                                                                Nashville, TN 37243-1538
            minimum of five years,                                                                                              (615)
            and/or for future property                                                                         532-0900
            transactions.




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                                                State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                          Region 5
STATE      Program Authorization      Funding                    Sampling Protocols         Cleanup Standards       Decontamination                Waste Disposal
                                                                                                                    Protocols                      Requirements
Illinois   Illinois Department of     Illinois Department of    Illinois Department of   No. Illinois Department of No. There is not statute       Demolition waste may be
           Public Health does not     Public Health does        Public Health does not   Public Health has cited    in Illinois requiring meth     able to be disposed of in
           have a "formal" program. receive funding through     have specific            the Washington             lab property remediation.      a regular permitted landfill.
           Illinois Department of     ATSDR.                    requirements for         Department of Health       Illinois Department of
           Public Health does have a Gross removal of           sampling. In some cases, remediation standard of    Public Health notifies the
           program policy that        chemicals and equipment removal of porous and      0.1 ug/100cm3.             property owner that they
           outlines how they respond at the time is raided. Law stained materials,                                  may be legally
           to lab incidents. They do enforcement contacts a     thorough washing with                               responsible if persons
           have an SOP with the       hazardous waste           detergent, rinsing, and                             using the property
           Illinois State Police      contractor to remove the painting (encapsulating)                             experience adverse
           regarding the reporting of lab materials. The        may be sufficient, and                              health effects from
           labs through Illinois      funding varies throughout sampling may not be                                 exposure to the
           Emergency Management the state. Remediation of warranted. Property                                       contaminted materials.
           Agency.                    the property is the       owners may have                                                         Illinois
                                      responsibility of the     sampling performed to                               State Police has been
                                      homeowner.                prove that a thorough                               designated to establish a
                                                                cleanup has been                                    protocol for performing
                                                                conducted.                                          gross cleanups.


Indiana                               DEA is paying for gross
                                      cleanup.




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                                                 State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                       Region 5
STATE      Re-Entry Requirements     Oversight                 Contractor Certification   DataBase                   Contact           Web Link

Illinois   No                        No, only upon request will No                        Illinois Department of      Kathy Marshall
                                     interpretation of data be                            Public Health maintains a 217-785-2045
                                     conducted.                                           database of all meth lab
                                                                                          incidents, which includes
                                                                                          residential labs,
                                                                                          dumpsites, and vehicular
                                                                                          labs. Every IEMA report
                                                                                          received is entered into
                                                                                          the database. However,
                                                                                          the reporting to IEMA by
                                                                                          law enforcement is not
                                                                                          comprehensive and
                                                                                          varies greatly from county
                                                                                          to county, so not every lab
                                                                                          is reported.




Indiana    May be up to the health
           department to determine
           if the residence is
           habitable.




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                                              State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                         Region 5
STATE       Program Authorization   Funding                    Sampling Protocols          Cleanup Standards          Decontamination                Waste Disposal
                                                                                                                      Protocols                      Requirements
Minnesota                           Research and updating       The guidance presumes      A zero level of meth and   Generally removal of           Yes, see guidance parts
                                    cleanup guidance got and that a structure where a      other meth lab-related     carpeting, furniture,          V and VI.
                                    gets salary and lab cost    bust took place is         chemicals would provide building contents.
                                    support from the core       contaminated. If the       the lowest risk to         Cleaning high/low contact
                                    Brownfield grant.           owner does not contest     occupants of a former lab. contents can be allowed
                                    Minnesota Department of that presumption, they do The standard of less than by the local official doing
                                    Health has used general disposal and washing and one microgram of meth            the
                                    state funds. State          painting and no sampling per square foot of wipe      oversight.Methamphetami
                                    legislation provided        is necessary. If they      sampled surface (<1        ne: To determine the
                                    specific funding for a      contest the presumption    µg/ft2) used in previous   presence of meth, wipe
                                    meth position starting 1-1- of contamination then      versions of this guidance sampling should be done
                                    06. Property owners are they must do sampling.         was set to achieve that    on non-pourous
                                    expected to fund their      We have found that         “zero meth” goal. (see     (e.g., metal heat registers,
                                    cleanups. If they cannot, sampling reliability is very "Clandestine Drug Lab      ceiling fans) and
                                    there is a revolving loan   very dependent on the      General Cleanup            horizontal surfaces that
                                    fund available to counties, type of building material  Guidance" Table 1, page have non been cleaned.
                                    under which the county      sampled. Details in the    12)                        Due to the
                                    can do a cleanup and        guidance describe what                                variability in analytical
                                    recover via property tax    materials and methods                                 results from wipe
                                    assessment.                 must be used if sampling                              sampling of building
                                                                is done. See Appendix C                               materials this guidance
                                                                of the guidance. We think                             recommends best
                                                                there often will be                                   materials to sample as:
                                                                sampling, even though                                  * ceiling fan blades; top
                                                                not required. We think                                surface if unclean, bottom
                                                                that homeowners and                                   surface if fan blades
                                                                contractors will want to                              appear cleaned
                                                                have some sampling in                                  * enameled or painted
                                                                order to show before and                              metal, such as heat
                                                                after cleanup conditions.                             register vents and
                                                                                                                      appliances
                                                                                                                       * metal or enameled
                                                                                                                      metal high in the room or,




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                                                      State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                                   Region 5
STATE       Re-Entry Requirements         Oversight                       Contractor Certification      DataBase                 Contact                  Web Link

Minnesota   This is the judgement of      The state statute and           No. There are some            No comprehensive listing Steve Lee 651-297-8610 http://www.health.state.mn
            the local health authority,   cleanup guidance are            training requirementsin       so far. After 1-1-06 meth                       .us/divs/eh/meth/lab/guida
            using the guidance to         clare that the local health     the cleanup guidance, but     labs are to be reported to                      nce0106.pdf
            inform their judgement.       authorities are the             no testing or certification   the state duty officer. But
                                          ovesight for indoor meth        of contractors. Labs doin     the county will maintain
                                          lab cleanups. The               meth residue analyses will    the "official" lists for each
                                          counties will likely vary in    need to be certified,         county, and state Health
                                          the rigor of their oversight.   anticipated for some time     Department will maintain
                                           They are supposed to           in 2006.                      web list of the county
                                          require cleanups done per                                     officials to contact for the
                                          the state guidance.                                           list.
                                          Contractor cleanup
                                          reports will be important
                                          for documentation, and in
                                          some counties may be
                                          the primary basis for
                                          cleanup approval.




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                                           State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                      Region 5
STATE   Program Authorization   Funding                       Sampling Protocols       Cleanup Standards   Decontamination              Waste Disposal
                                                                                                           Protocols                    Requirements
Ohio                            Ohio EPA does not have        IDPH does not have        No                 Ohio EPA has no specific     They need to evaluate
                                a fund that addresses         specific requirements for                    requirements. This is a      and dispose of waste
                                clandestine drug lab clean    sampling. In some cases,                     big issue- we can offer      according to existing laws
                                ups. Ohio educates local      removal of porous and                        recommendations,             and regulations.
                                law enforcement to            stained materials,                           dispose of carpeting, and
                                immediately contact DEA       thorough washing with                        wash/seal walls, etc. We
                                when a lab is discovered.     detergent, rinsing, and                      refer indoor contamination
                                If notified properly, DEA     painting (encapsulating)                     issues to local health
                                contractors will remove       may be sufficient, and                       departments.
                                the suspect                   sampling may not be
                                materials/waste. The only     warranted. But when it
                                time we would use any         comes down to liability,
                                Ohio EPA funds is if          some property owners
                                chemicals were dumped         may want to have
                                into the environment (e.g.    sampling performed to
                                discharged to a creek or      prove that a thorough
                                buried). Even in this case,   cleanup has been
                                funding would come from       performed.
                                our very limited
                                Emergency Response
                                Contract, which is
                                primarily used in
                                HAZMAT responses.




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                                            State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                 Region 5
STATE   Re-Entry Requirements   Oversight               Contractor Certification   DataBase   Contact        Web Link

Ohio    No                      DEA oversees majority of No.                       No         Kevin Clouse
                                cleanups with locals. Ohio                                    614-836-8752
                                EPA would only respond if
                                requested or if there is a
                                release into the
                                environment.




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                                              State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                          Region 5
STATE       Program Authorization   Funding                      Sampling Protocols         Cleanup Standards   Decontamination   Waste Disposal
                                                                                                                Protocols         Requirements
Wisconsin                           Wisconsin EPA will           The state DNR or
                                    contact DEA or state         possibly the federal EPA
                                    Division of Narcotics        will ensure that these
                                    Enforcement or               actions are taken
                                    Wisconsin Department of
                                    Justice in acto fo finding
                                    illegal drug lab




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                                                State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                   Region 5
STATE       Re-Entry Requirements   Oversight              Contractor Certification   DataBase   Contact   Web Link

Wisconsin




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                                             State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                      Region 5
STATE      Program Authorization   Funding                   Sampling Protocols           Cleanup Standards               Decontamination               Waste Disposal
                                                                                                                          Protocols                     Requirements
Michigan                           2003 PA 307 provides no   The State of Michigan has    Again, until rules are          The state has taken the       Waste materials
                                   funding for               not promulgated sampling     implemented in Michigan         position informally that      associated with cleanup
                                   implementation.           requirements or any other    we have been using other        furniture, textiles, and      are subject to state law on
                                   Contractors under         published guidance           states standards to             other very porous             solid and hazardous
                                   contract with the U.S.    specifically for sampling    mitigate indoor                 materials or materials that   waste disposal.
                                   Drug Enforcement          property or dwellings        contamination. We               are likely to absorb
                                   Agency remove the gross   suspected to be              frequently use the State of     contaminants must be
                                   contamination; remedial   contaminated by illegal      Washington or Missouri          disposed of as
                                   clean up is the           drug manufacture. The        standards but have              contaminated materials.
                                   responsibility of the     state does refer property    suggested to some               We are evaluating the
                                   property owner.           owners and others to         parties a performance-          emerging science on the
                                                             guidance and protocols       based criteria (e.g.            effectiveness of
                                                             developed by other states.   remove all textiles and         decontamination of
                                                                                          porous materials and then       various types of flooring,
                                                                                          decontaminate the               cabinets, gypsum
                                                                                          remaining surfaces using        wallboards and the
                                                                                          protocols developed by          supporting framing but
                                                                                          other states). If DEQ           have taken in some cases
                                                                                          becomes aware of likely         a conservative approach
                                                                                          soil and/ or groundwater        that all porous materials
                                                                                          contamination attributable      must be removed. In
                                                                                          to CDL activities during        general, we have advised
                                                                                          the course of follow-up         owners that if they can
                                                                                          investigation by law            demonstrate that they
                                                                                          enforcement or other            followed the protocols
                                                                                          agencies, we apply our          developed by other states
                                                                                          land-use based cleanup          using contractors who at
                                                                                          criteria as priorities allow.   a minimum are in
                                                                                          Colorado has now                compliance with
                                                                                          developed the country’s         standards in 29 CRF
                                                                                          first health-based              1910, they meet the
                                                                                          standard, which is in           standard to demonstrate
                                                                                          relative agreement with         the dwelling in




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                                                   State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                          Region 5
STATE      Re-Entry Requirements       Oversight                 Contractor Certification   DataBase                   Contact           Web Link

Michigan   Re-entry would be subject   The state has no           No.                       No, there is no database   David O'Donnell
           to demonstration of         mechanism to assure                                  specific for clandestine   269-567-3525
           decontamination             cleanup is done properly.                            drug lab properties.       Mitch Adelman
           mentioned above.            The state does not                                                              517-780-7852
                                       perform oversight on
                                       cleanup projects. The
                                       state relies on
                                       representations made by
                                       contractors that they have
                                       followed appropriate
                                       protocols.




                                                                        Page 22 of 40
                                                 State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                             Region 6
STATE      Program                Funding                    Sampling Protocols          Cleanup Standards        Decontamination             Waste Disposal
           Authorization                                                                                          Protocols                   Requirements
Oklahoma   No program that        To date, Oklahoma has If sampling is warranted,        To date, no cleanup or   Oklahoma does not have      Applicable federal and
           deals exclusively      not funded a cleanup or RCRA sampling protocols        removal has been         statutory authority to      state regulations apply to
           with removals and      removal at a former lab. for VOA, SemiVOA,             performed. ODEQ will     require removal of          all waste materials - no
           cleanups at former                              metals, etc. will be          determine cleanup        contaminated material       specific regulations for
           drug labs - all labs                            ordered.                      standards on a case by   from a former lab.          treatment, storage and
           handled by Land                                                               case basis.                                          disposal for waste from a
           Protection Division.                                                                                                               former lab have been
                                                                                                                                              enacted.




Texas                             DEA provides COPS          No specific requirements    TXDOT contractors will   TXDPS does not require      Applicable federal and
                                  funding. Federal           are set. Sampling will be   clean up gross           decontamination of living   state regulations apply to
                                  funding is also provided   determined on a case by     contamination only.      spaces.                     all waste materials - no
                                  by the Bureau of Justice   case basis.                                                                      specific regulations for
                                  Assistance and can be                                                                                       treatment, storage and
                                  applied to training,                                                                                        disposal for waste from a
                                  equipment/supplies, and                                                                                     former lab have been
                                  disposal fees. State                                                                                        enacted.
                                  funds are appropriated
                                  by the State legislature
                                  and administered
                                  through the Criminal
                                  Justice Division of the
                                  Office of the Governor.




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                                                   State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                            Region 6
STATE      Re-Entry Requirements       Oversight                 Contractor Certification     DataBase                    Contact                     Web Link

Oklahoma   Oklahoma does not have To date, no cleanup has        No program for contractor Oklahoma does not              Cindy Hailes, OK DEQ
           statutory authority to       been performed.          certification.            maintain a database of         Land Protection Division:
           prohibit re-entry to a                                                          locations of former labs.      (405) 702-5114
           building or residence
           based solely on the fact
           that it housed a former lab.




Texas      Texas has no re-entry       TXDPS has not done        The contractor is required   No specific databases       Cpt. Bob Wilkerson, TX
           requirements. However,      extensive remediation.    to be certified by EPA and   exist for gross             DPS: (254) 759-7190
           the living space will be    Contractors perform       the Texas Commission on      contamination removals
           placarded to show that it   removal of gross          Environmental Quality as     or remediation sites. All
           was the location of a       contamination which may   having a Texas Controlled    case reports go into a
           former clandestine drug     or may not be overseen    Substance Certificate.       larger, main database.
           lab.                        by TXDPS personnel.       The contractor must have
                                                                 an EPA ID Number, a
                                                                 TCEQ Solid Waste
                                                                 Registration number, and
                                                                 agree to be audited. The
                                                                 contractor must also meet
                                                                 certain requirements for
                                                                 license and insurance.




                                                                         Page 24 of 40
                                                  State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                            Region 6
STATE      Program               Funding                       Sampling Protocols      Cleanup Standards          Decontamination             Waste Disposal
           Authorization                                                                                          Protocols                   Requirements
Arkansas   No. Arkansas          No special funding is set                             No specific cleanup        ADH guidelines state that   Cleanup and remediation
           Department of         aside for clandestine                                 standards have been        physical cleaning is an     of wastes are subject to
           Health provides       drug lab cleanups.                                    established. ADH           acceptable remedy.          RCRA standards
           general               Local law enforcement                                 recommends an                                          established in Arkansas
           recommendations.      agencies are                                          acceptable cleanup                                     Pollution Control &
           They are not          responsible for costs;                                standard of 5 micrograms                               Ecology Commission
           regulatory in         remaining                                             per square foot of the                                 Regulations 22 and 23.
           nature, but were      contamination is the                                  area sampled.                                          Most clan lab wastes
           developed in 2004     responsibility of the                                                                                        meet the household
           under a legislative   property owner. ADEQ                                                                                         hazardous waste
           requirement to        maintains the Arkansas                                                                                       exemption inder Reg. 23
           establish general,    Remedial Action Trust                                                                                        and are subject to Subtitle
           uniform, guidelines   fund, as well as federal                                                                                     D provisions under Reg.
           to address former     grants for site cleanup                                                                                      22.
           methamphetamine       activities, however,
           labs. Legislation     clandestine drug lab
           establishing a        sites typically do not fall
           program at ADEQ       under provisions of the
           for cleanup of        RATF statutes.
           clandestine labs
           expected 2007.
           ADEQ currently
           has authority to
           address sites
           through their
           Brownfields/Volunta
           ry Cleanup
           Program.




                                                                          Page 25 of 40
                                                         State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                                     Region 6
STATE      Re-Entry Requirements           Oversight                     Contractor Certification      DataBase   Contact                      Web Link

Arkansas   No specific standards are       No specific provisions        Act 2141 of 2005                         Richard Merritt, ADEQ
           set. ADH recommends             exist for oversight and       (effective August 11, 2005               Emergency Response
           generally "airing out" the      certification of cleanups.    will establish professional              Section: (501) 682-0713.
           structure for a day or two      Responsibility and future     qualifications and a                     Shirley Louie, AR Dept. of
           prior to entering for further   liability rests with the      competency based                         Health and Human
           assessment.                     property owner. These         certification program for                Services: (501) 661--2833.
                                           sites do not typically fall   contractors and
                                           under the scrutiny of         consutants performing
                                           ADEQ unless they              assessments and/or
                                           become candidates for         remedial action at
                                           cleanup under the             hazardous waste sites.
                                           Department's brownfields      Draft implementing
                                           or voluntary cleanup          regulations are
                                           programs, or under a law      anticipated to be public
                                           enforcement order for         noticed in February, 2006.
                                           corrective action
                                           establishing formal
                                           requirements for
                                           certification of clean
                                           closure and/or followup
                                           monitoring and
                                           inspections.




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                                                State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                          Region 7
STATE      Program Authorization Funding                      Sampling Protocols          Cleanup Standards          Decontamination           Waste Disposal
                                                                                                                     Protocols                 Requirements
Iowa       No legislation passed    No funding provided.      No new sampling             Uses risk based cleanup    Information developed     No special waste disposal
           establishing a           Cleanup costs funded      requirements or protocols   standards for              to outline physical       requirements other than
           clandestine laboratory   by landowner.             developed for clandestine   environmental              cleaning and what         material should be
           cleanup program.                                   laboratories. Would use     contamination. No          should be removed.        managed and disposed in
                                                              normal EPA approved         cleanup standards for                                accordance with current
                                                              environmental sampling      clandestine laboratories                             rules and regulations.
                                                              protocals.
Kansas     Legislation passed in    State General Funds       No new sampling             Uses risk based cleanup    Guidance developed to     No special waste disposal
           1999 to establish a      provided for              requirements or protocols   standards for              outline physical          requirements other than
           cleanup program and      environmental cleanup     developed for clandestine   environmental              cleaning and what         material should be
           develop standards.       and gross removal         laboratories. Would use     contamination. No          should be removed.        managed and disposed in
                                    activities. Landowner     normal EPA approved         cleanup standards for      State reviews cleanup     accordance with current
                                    funds re-occupation       environmental sampling      clandestine laboratories   to verify cleanup.        rules and regulations.
                                    costs.                    protocals.
Missouri   No legislation passed    No funding provided.      No new sampling             Uses risk based cleanup    Information developed     No special waste disposal
           establishing a           Administration work       requirements or protocols   standards for              to outline physical       requirements other than
           clandestine laboratory   funded through EPA        developed for clandestine   environmental              cleaning and what         material should be
           cleanup program.         and Department of         laboratories. Would use     contamination. No          should be removed.        managed and disposed in
                                    Justice grants. Cleanup   normal EPA approved         cleanup standards for                                accordance with current
                                    costs funded by           environmental sampling      clandestine laboratories                             rules and regulations.
                                    landowner.                protocals.

Nebraska   No legislation passed    No funding provided.      No new sampling             Uses risk based cleanup    Information being         No special waste disposal
           establishing a           Cleanup costs covered     requirements or protocols   standards for              developed to outline      requirements other than
           clandestine laboratory   by landowner.             developed for clandestine   environmental              physical cleaning and     material should be
           cleanup program.                                   laboratories. Would use     contamination. No          what should be            managed and disposed in
                                                              normal EPA approved         cleanup standards for      removed. Will be at the   accordance with current
                                                              environmental sampling      clandestine laboratories   discretion of the         rules and regulations.
                                                              protocals.                                             property owner




                                                                       Page 27 of 40
                                       State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                  Region 7
STATE      Re-Entry Requirements Oversight                      Contractor         DataBase                Contact                Web Link
                                                                Certification
Iowa       No standards                No oversight at state    No requirements.   No database at the IA Dept. of Natural
           established by the state.   level, but some local                       state level. The      Resources: Kathy
            There may be               health departments                          location of sites may Lee (515) 725-0384
           requirements                may provide oversight.                      be tracked by local
           established by local                                                    health departments.
           health departments, if at
           all.
Kansas     No special standards      State provides             Response           State has database      KS Dept. of Health
           established by the state. oversight for gross        contractor under   of all clandestine      and Environment:
            State considers indoor   removal,                   contract with      laboratories that it    Leo Henning (785)
           air criteria prior to     environmental              State.             has responded to.       296-1914
           allowing re-occupancy.    contamination
                                     cleanups, and re-
                                     occupation of housing
Missouri   No standards              No oversight at state      No requirements.   No database at the      MO Dept. of Natural
           established by the state. level, but some local                         state level. The        Resources: Brad
            There may be             health departments                            location of sites may   Harris (573) 526-
           requirements              may provide oversight.                        be tracked by local     4794
           established by local                                                    health departments.
           health departments, if at
           all.

Nebraska   No standards                No oversight at state No requirements.      No database at the      NE Dept. of
           established by the state.   level, but some local                       state level. The        Environmental
            There may be               health departments                          location of sites may   Quality: Jim Harford
           requirements                may provide oversight.                      be tracked by local     (402) 471-8308
           established by local                                                    health departments.
           health departments, if at
           all.




                                                                Page 28 of 40
                                                         State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                                   Region 8
STATE          Program Authorization Funding                           Sampling Protocols          Cleanup Standards            Decontamination            Waste Disposal
                                                                                                                                Protocols                  Requirements
Colorado       Legislation passed in         No funding provided.      Sampling requirements     Methamphetamine                Criteria and protocols     Established by rule (bulk
               2004 requires standards       Administration work       and protocols established standard established by        established by rule.       liquids must be
               to be developed by rule.      funded through EPA        in rule. Generally        rule as - .5 ug/100 cm 2.      Removal and physical       characterized. Solid waste
               Rules to be final in          Brownfields Grant.        includes wipe samples.                                   cleaning is an             likely disposed of as non-
               March 2005.                   Cleanup costs funded                                                               acceptable component       hazardous).
                                             by landowner.                                                                      of the remedy.

Utah           Legislation passed in         No funding provided.      Sampling requirements       Methamphetamine              Criteria and protocols     Established by rule (bulk
               2004 requires standards       Administration work       and protocols established   standard established by      established by rule.       liquids must be
               to be developed by rule.      funded through EPA        in rule. Generally          rule as - .1 ug/100 cm 2.    Removal and physical       characterized. Solid waste
               Rules likely to be final in   Brownfields Grant.        includes wipe samples.      Also includes standards      cleaning is an             likely disposed of as non-
               Spring/Summer 2005.           Cleanup costs funded                                  for precursors, VOCs,        acceptable component       hazardous).
                                             by landowner.                                         corrosives, Pb, Hg.          of the remedy.
                                                                                                   Visibly stained material
                                                                                                   must be removed.
North Dakota   No legislation passed         No funding provided.      No sampling                 No cleanup standards.        Guidance developed to      No special waste disposal
               establishing a cleanup        Administration work       requirements or protocols                                outline physical           requirements other than
               program, although a bill      funded through general    currently developed.                                     cleaning and what          material should be
               is currently drafted in       state funds. Cleanup                                                               should be removed.         managed and disposed in
               session.                      costs likely covered by                                                                                       accordance with current
                                             landowner.                                                                                                    rules and regulations.

South Dakota   Currently no legislation      No funding provided.      Sampling requirements       A cleanup number is          Guidance has been          No special waste disposal
               passed establishing a         Administration work       outlined in guidance        currently being developed    developed to assist with   requirements other than
               cleanup program.              funded through general    document.                   but has not been finalized   decontamination.           material should be
               Guidance has been             state funds. Cleanup                                  or published.                Removal and physical       managed and disposed in
               developed.                    costs likely covered by                                                            cleaning is appropriate.   accordance with current
                                             landowner.                                                                                                    rules and regulations.




                                                                                Page 29 of 40
                                       State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                 Region 8
STATE          Re-Entry Requirements Oversight                  Contractor           DataBase                Contact               Web Link
                                                                Certification
Colorado       Cleanup standards may This issue is currently No requirements         No database at the      CO Dept of Public     http://www.cdphe.s
               be considered when        being evaluated. No by statute,             state level. The        Health &              tate.co.us/hm/meth
               evaluating re-entry.      oversight at state     although there are   location of sites may   Environment: (303)    lab.asp
               Requirements likely       level, but some LHDs requirements for       be tracked by local     692-3357
               established by local      may provide oversight. an Industrial        health departments.
               health departments, if at                        Hygeniest by rule.
               all.
Utah           Cleanup standards may No oversight at state Mandated by               No database at the      UT Dept of Health:
               be considered when        level, but some LHDs statute and            state level. The        (801) 538-6191 or
               evaluating re-entry.      may provide            requirements         location of sites may   UT Dept of
               Requirements likely       oversight. Certified   established by       be tracked by local     Environmental
               established by local      contractor may certify rule.                health departments.     Quality: (801) 536-
               health departments, if at that property is                                                    4100
               all.                      cleaned up under
                                         terms outlined in
North Dakota   No standards              statute.
                                         No oversight at state No requirements.      No database at the ND Dept of Health:         http://www.health.s
               established by the state. level, but some local                       state level. The      (701) 328-5166          tate.nd.us/
                There may be             health departments                          location of sites may
               requirements              may provide oversight.                      be tracked by local
               established by local                                                  health departments.
               health departments, if at
               all.
South Dakota   No standards              No oversight at state No requirements.      No database at the SD Dept of Natural         http://www.state.sd
               established by the state. level, but some local                       state level. The      Resources: (605)        .us/denr/DES/wast
                There may be             health departments                          location of sites may 773-3153                emgn/hwaste/meth
               requirements              may provide oversight.                      be tracked by local                           labs.htm
               established by local                                                  health departments.
               health departments, if at
               all.




                                                              Page 30 of 40
                                                 State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                            Region 8
STATE     Program Authorization Funding                        Sampling Protocols         Cleanup Standards           Decontamination          Waste Disposal
                                                                                                                      Protocols                Requirements
Wyoming   Currently no legislation   No funding provided.      No sampling               No cleanup standards.        General guidance         General guidance
          passed establishing a      Administration work       requirements or protocols                              developed to outline     published to assist with
          cleanup program.           funded through general    developed.                                             physical cleaning and    disposal. No special waste
                                     state funds. Cleanup                                                             what should be           disposal requirements other
                                     costs likely covered by                                                          removed.                 than material should be
                                     landowner.                                                                                                taken to a permitted facility.

Montana   No legislation passed      No funding provided.      No sampling               No cleanup standards.        No protocols developed. No special waste disposal
          establishing a cleanup     Administration work       requirements or protocols                                                      requirements other than
          program, although a bill   funded through general    currently developed.                                                           material should be
          is currently drated in     state funds. Cleanup                                                                                     managed and disposed in
          session.                   costs likely covered by                                                                                  accordance with current
                                     landowner.                                                                                               rules and regulations.

          Notes: Most cleanup programs or guidance documents assume that law enforcement will decommission the active lab.
          In some states, general screening criteria or numerical soil/groundwater standards could apply to impact detected outside the lab.




                                                                         Page 31 of 40
                                      State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                 Region 8
STATE     Re-Entry Requirements Oversight                      Contractor         DataBase                Contact               Web Link
                                                               Certification
Wyoming   No standards                No oversight at state    No requirements.   DOH has a limited       WY Dept of Health:
          established by the state.   level, but some local                       database to track       (307) 777-8736 or
           There may be               health departments                          sites they are aware    WY Dept of
          requirements                may provide oversight.                      of.                     Environmental
          established by local                                                                            Quality: (307) 777-
          health departments, if at                                                                       7752
          all.
Montana   No standards                No oversight at state No requirements.      No dbase at the         MT Dept of
          established by the state.   level, but some local                       state level. Some       Environmental
           There may be               health departments                          sites entered in        Quality: (406) 444-
          requirements                may provide oversight.                      spills dbase. The       6748
          established by local                                                    location of sites may
          health departments, if at                                               be tracked by local
          all.                                                                    health departments.




                                                               Page 32 of 40
                                                     State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                               Region 9
STATE        Program Authorization Funding                         Sampling Protocols          Cleanup Standards            Decontamination            Waste Disposal
                                                                                                                            Protocols                  Requirements
Arizona      Legislation passed in       No cleanup funding        General guidelines for      Performance based and        General protocols are      General waste
             2002 required Board of      provided by state. DEA    sampling are provided.      numerical cleanup            identified for buildings   characterization and
             Technical Registration to   usually funds removal                                 standards are identified     and environmental          disposal procedures are
             establish guidelines for    actions. Administration                               including:                   releases.                  identified.
             clan lab remediation.       by Board of Technical                                 Methamphetamine, LSD,
                                         Registration funded                                   and Ecstasy:
                                         through state general                                 0.1ug/100cm2 Also,
                                         fund. Remediation                                     numerical standards for
                                         costs typically by                                    drug lab related
                                         landowner.                                            chemicals, groundwater,
                                                                                               and VOCs and mercury in
                                                                                               air.



California   DTSC has authorization      $6.5 million for State    DTSC to develop             Health based standard to     DTSC to develop            Removal wastes are
             to conduct removal          removal actions;          sampling and analytical     be developed for             investigation and          disposed to hazardous
             actions at clandestine      administration paid by    methods for                 methamphetamine by           cleanup procedures by      waste landfills
             drug labs. 2005             state general fund.       methamphetamine             October 1, 2007, and         October 1, 2009.
             legislation requires the    Final remediation         residue by October 1,       depending on funding for
             State to develop health     funded by property        2007 and develop            iodine, methyl iodide,
             based standards for         owners or the city or     investigation and cleanup   phosphine and other
             meth lab cleanup and        county which may          procedures by October 1,    chemicals by October 1,
             requires local agencies     recover its costs.        2009.                       2008 . Interim standards
             to oversee final                                                                  set for methamphetamine
             remediation.                                                                      at 0.1ug/100sqcm, Pb at
                                                                                               20ug/sqft, Hg at 50ng/cuft
                                                                                               in air.




                                                                            Page 33 of 40
                                       State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                   Region 9
STATE        Re-Entry Requirements Oversight                     Contractor             DataBase               Contact               Web Link
                                                                 Certification
Arizona      The cleanup/              Proper cleanup is         Requirements are       A public accessible    AZ Dept. of           http://www.btr.state.a
             "clearance" standards     assured by the use of     established for        database is not        Environmental         z.us/
             allow re-entry and reuse. certified remediation     registration of        available.             Quality: Mike
                                       firms and workers.        drug lab                                      Malone (602) 771-
                                       Workplans and             remediation firms                             4106, Board of
                                       remediation reports       and certification of                          Technical
                                       are submitted to          on-site                                       Registration: Susan
                                       health department,        supervisors and                               Skrzycki (602) 364-
                                       local fire department,    on-site workers.                              4930
                                       and Arizona Board of
                                       Technical Registration.




California   State will develop        Local law officers sort   Procurement            A confidential         CA Dept. of Toxic     http://www.dtsc.ca.g
             remediation standards     removal wastes for        requirements for       database of drug lab   Substance Control,    ov/SiteCleanup/index
             and local agencies will   disposal by DTSC          removal                removal sites is       Removals: Adam        .cfm#Cleanup_Sites
             oversee cleanups.         contractors. DTSC         contractors            maintained.            Palmer (916) 255-
             Occupancy of              staff provide oversight   require certain        Counties can access    6572, Remediation:
             contaminated properties   of its removal            minimum                the database after     Dan Ziarkowski
             will be prohibited and    contractors. Local        technical              obtaining a            (916) 255-6580
             properties posted until   agencies such as          capabilities.          password.
             remediated.               health dept, CUPA,        Authorized
                                       for ire department will   contractors will be
                                       oversee final             required for
                                       investigation and         remedial work.
                                       remediation.




                                                                 Page 34 of 40
                                                  State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                             Region 9
STATE    Program Authorization Funding                            Sampling Protocols        Cleanup Standards          Decontamination         Waste Disposal
                                                                                                                       Protocols               Requirements
Hawaii   The 2006 Legislature is    No specific funding           The 2006 proposal         The 2006 proposal          The 2006 proposal       The 2006 proposal requires
         considering a measure      provisions have been          requires DOH to develop   requires DOH to develop    requires DOH to         DOH to develop applicable
         to develop standards for   identified at this time for   guidance for sampling     guidance for cleanup       develop applicable      guidance.
         assessment and cleanup     this proposal.                standards.                standards.                 guidance.
         of structures, soil and
         ground water.




Nevada   No current legislation     No state funding and     State has no specific          State has no specific      State has no specific   State has no specific
         with respect to clan labs. little involvement. Clan requirements or                requirements or guidelines requirements or         requirements or guidelines
                                    lab cleanup is primarily guidelines.                                               guidelines
                                    done by local sheriff
                                    depatments with mateial
                                    removals conducted by
                                    fire departments.




                                                                           Page 35 of 40
                                 State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                         Region 9
STATE    Re-Entry Requirements Oversight               Contractor          DataBase             Contact                Web Link
                                                       Certification
Hawaii   The 2006 proposal       The 2006 proposal     The 2006            The 2006 proposal    HI Dept. of Health:    http://www.hawaii.go
         requires DOH to         requires DOH to       proposal requires   requires DOH to      Keith Kawaoka          v/health/
         develop applicable      develop applicable    DOH to develop      develop applicable   (808) 586-4249
         guidance.               guidance.             applicable          guidance.
                                                       guidance.




Nevada   State has no specific   State has little      None                None                 NV Div. of             http://ndep.nv.gov/
         requirements or         involvement. Larger                                            Environmental
         guidelines              county health                                                  Protection: Ed Glick
                                 departments provide                                            (775) 687-9467
                                 input and Nevada
                                 Division of
                                 Environmental
                                 Protection provide
                                 occaisional input
                                 within the smaller
                                 counties.




                                                       Page 36 of 40
                                                  State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                            Region 10
STATE    Program Authorization Funding                          Sampling Protocols         Cleanup Standards         Decontamination         Waste Disposal
                                                                                                                     Protocols               Requirements
Alaska   Legislation passed in        No cleanup funding        Detailed guidelines for    Numerical/health based    General protocols are   General waste disposal
         2003 required the            provided by state. DEA    sampling are provided.     cleanup standards are     identified for indoor   procedures for solid and
         Department of                usually funds removal                                identified including:     areas.                  liquid materials are
         Environmental                actions. Administration                              Methamphetamine:                                  identified.
         Conservation to adopt        by DEC funded through                                0.1ug/100cm2, VOCs: 1
         regulations that establish   state general fund.                                  PPM TPH in air, Lead 2:
         health standards, identify   Remediation costs                                    2mg/100cm2, Mercury:
         analytical methods,          typically by landowner.                              5mg/m3 in air.
         develop sampling
         protocals and develop
         decontamination
         guidelines


Idaho    Legislation just passed      State General Fund for To be developed (August To be developed                 To be developed         To be developed
         this year that requires      administration, Cleanup 2005)
         the state to develop         to be funded by property
         standards for cleanup        owners
         and reoccupancy.


Oregon   Legislation passed in        Fees paid by property     Sampling protocals         0.5 ug/ft2 = 0.54ug/100   Physical cleaning or    Handled as "special waste"
         1989, program                owners fund DHS           established for wipe and   cm2                       removal/demolotion      or household hazardous
         developed and                program, fees include:    vacuum sampling,                                                             waste
         implemented in 1990          Site Assessment; Plan     number of samples and
                                      Review; and Certificate   areas covered.
                                      of Fitness. Bulk          Composite samples are
                                      removal funded by Drug    accepted.
                                      asset forfieture money
                                      when available, local
                                      law enforcement or DEA.




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                                     State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                               Region 10
STATE    Re-Entry Requirements Oversight                      Contractor         DataBase                 Contact              Web Link
                                                              Certification
Alaska   Certification by property   Direct cleanup           None               DEC maintains a list     AL Dept.of           http://www.dec.state.
         owner that procedures       oversight is not                            of properties that the   Environmental        ak.us/spar/perp/meth
         were followed and           provided by the state.                      Alaska Dept. of          Conservation:        lab/index.htm
         laboratory results meet     DEC has ability to                          Public Safety has        (907)269-7543,
         state standards             audit sample results                        determined to be         Leslie Pearson
                                                                                 illegal drug
                                                                                 manufacturing sites.




Idaho    To be developed             Will probably review     To be considered   A database will be   Idaho Division of        http://www.dtsc.ca.g
                                     contractor reports                          developed as well as Health, Kara             ov/SiteCleanup/ERP/
                                                                                 a delisting process  Stevens, (208)332-       Drug_Lab_Removal.
                                                                                                      7319                     html



Oregon   Yes, restrictions on     On-site spot checks,        Yes                Two databases, one       Oregon Department    http://egov.oregon.go
         property once posted as review reports from                             internal that contains   of Human Services,   v/DHS/ph/druglab/
         unfit for use.           contractors.                                   all records, the other   Brett Sherry 971-
         Restrictions lifted once                                                is public and lists      673-0442
         certification of fitness                                                only "open sites."
         issued.




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                                               State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                                      Region 10
STATE        Program Authorization Funding                 Sampling Protocols       Cleanup Standards   Decontamination          Waste Disposal
                                                                                                        Protocols                Requirements
Washington   Legislative act passed in Some grant money      Yes, available on the  0.1 ug/100 cm2      Yes, available on web.   Must comply with the State
             1989                      through local         web. Composite samples                                              Dangerous Waste
                                       government, possibly  not accepted.                                                       Regulations. Guidebooks
                                       CDC pass through.                                                                         are abailable.
                                       Some from Model Toxic
                                       Control Act (Dept. of
                                       Ecology), Contractor
                                       Certification Fees.




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                                   State Clandestine Drug Lab Response Programs
                                                          Region 10
STATE        Re-Entry Requirements Oversight             Contractor         DataBase               Contact            Web Link
                                                         Certification
Washington   Based on contractor   Local Health Dept.    Yes, both          Yes, no delisting,     Washington         http://www.doh.wa.g
             certification.        approve remediatoin   contractors and    just a notation that   Department of      ov/ehp/ts/CDL.HTM
                                   and sampling plans,   analytical labs.   cleanup was            Health, Carolyn
                                   review cleanup                           accepted.              Comeau or Paul
                                   reports. Also, labs                                             Marchant 360-2369-
                                   must be certified.                                              3385




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