This is not the official budget document.

Budget Summary FY2009

Department of Environmental Protection
Data Current as of:  6/22/2009

Web Site:

Organization Chart


The mission of the Department of Environmental Protection is to ensure that air and water are clean, that toxics and hazards are managed safely, that solid and hazardous wastes are recycled, that hazardous waste sites and spills are cleaned up in a timely manner and that wetlands and coastal resources are preserved.

Governing Laws:


MGL C. 21A S. 7
Enabling Legislation
MGL C. 21E S. 1-19
Massachusetts Oil and Hazardous Materials Release Prevention and Response Act
MGL C. 21 S. 26
Water Pollution Control
MGL C. 91 S. 1-63
Wetlands and Waterways
MGL C. 111 S. 142M
Motor vehicle emissions inspection and repair
MGL C. 21I S. 3,20
Massachusetts Toxics Use Reduction Act


See MassDEP Website