Brownfields Tools

Hazardous Materials Training & Research Institute - Job Training Toolbox

The Hazardous Materials Training and Research Institute (HMTRI) has been working with EPA on the Brownfields Initiative since its inception in 1994. Since that time, HMTRI has organized and conducted 19 annual Environmental Job Development All-Grantee meetings attended by more than 1,500 EPA-funded Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training (EWDJT) grantees and prospective grantees focusing on improving the effectiveness of job training programs, and sharing training and job development methodologies.

 

 

Land Reuse and Redevelopment Toolkit: A Community Planner’s Guide to Creating Healthfields

ATSDR’s Land Reuse and Redevelopment Toolkits are resources for people to engage in land reuse and redevelopment projects that can reduce environmental exposures and improve community health. This Land Reuse & Redevelopment Toolkit provides Community Planners with the information, procedures, and resources needed to identify, cleanup, and redevelop Land Reuse Sites to positively impact a community’s overall health. 

Land Reuse and Redevelopment Toolkit: A Community Champion’s Guide to Creating Healthfields

ATSDR’s Land Reuse and Redevelopment Toolkits are resources for people to engage in land reuse and redevelopment projects that can reduce environmental exposures and improve community health. This Land Reuse & Redevelopment Toolkit provides Community Champions with the information, procedures, and resources needed to identify, cleanup, and redevelop Land Reuse Sites to positively impact a community’s overall health. Let’s start with the basics.

 

Land Reuse and Redevelopment Toolkit: A Municipal Agency’s Guide to Creating Healthfields

ATSDR’s Land Reuse and Redevelopment Toolkits are resources for people to engage in land reuse and redevelopment projects that can reduce environmental exposures and improve community health. This Land Reuse & Redevelopment Toolkit provides provides a Municipal Agency with the information, procedures, and resources needed to identify, cleanup, and redevelop Land Reuse Sites to positively impact a community’s overall health. 

Land Reuse and Redevelopment Toolkit: An Environmental or Health Professional’s Guide to Creating Healthfields

ATSDR’s Land Reuse and Redevelopment Toolkits are resources for people to engage in land reuse and redevelopment projects that can reduce environmental exposures and improve community health. This Land Reuse & Redevelopment Toolkit provides Environmental or Health Professionals with the information, procedures, and resources needed to identify, cleanup, and redevelop Land Reuse Sites to positively impact a community’s overall health. 

Land Reuse and Redevelopment Toolkit: A Developer’s Guide to Creating Healthfields

ATSDR’s Land Reuse and Redevelopment Toolkits are resources for people to engage in land reuse and redevelopment projects that can reduce environmental exposures and improve community health. This Land Reuse & Redevelopment Toolkit provides a Developer with information, procedures, and resources needed to identify, cleanup, and redevelop Land Reuse Sites to positively impact a community’s overall health. 

State Brownfields and Voluntary Response Programs Report

The State Brownfields and Voluntary Response Programs Report explores the evolving landscape of state environmental, financial and technical programs designed to promote brownfields cleanup and reuse. This report provides a concise, user-friendly synopsis of the programs and tools that are available through state programs. The information contained in this report was gathered from state response program contacts and state response program websites.

Local Government Solar Project Portal

EPA invites local governments across the country to meet their environmental, energy, economic and domestic job creation goals through greater utilization of solar energy from on and off site solar projects that serve municipal operations.

 

Local governments will find project development resources and opportunities to learn from industry experts and their peers. Read more here>>

ATSDR's Step by Step Guides to Land Reuse

ATSDR’s Land Reuse and Redevelopment Toolkits are resources for people to engage in land reuse and redevelopment projects that can reduce environmental exposures and improve community health. The toolkits follows ATSDR's comprehensive 5-step land reuse strategy. Follow the link to find five PDFs each geared towards a different key player in the redevelopment process.

New Brownfield and Health Tool Helps Give Blighted Sites a Healthy Second Chance

Revitalizing brownfield sites offers an opportunity for communities to spur economic growth, resolve neighborhood blight, increase community connectivity, restore ecological balance and promote public health.