About The Bureau
The Bureau of Land (BOL) is responsible for the protection and restoration of land and groundwater
resources in the State of Illinois. The BOL administers a broad variety of solid and hazardous
waste management and cleanup programs.
The mission of the Bureau of Land is to:
- Ensure that hazardous and non-hazardous wastes are
managed in an environmentally sound manner;
- Encourage the recycling and recovery of waste
materials through suitable incentive/disincentive efforts; and
- Provide remedial responses and/or provide oversight
to the uncontrolled releases of hazardous and petroleum substances
into the environment.
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