Federal agencies win largest bankruptcy settlement in U.S. history and plan to use funds to clean and restore sites contaminated by ASARCO mining operations in 19 states.
- By L.K. Williams, EPonline
EPA assessed a penalty for the U.S. Navy's failure to consider the full range of cleanup options for discarded military munitions within the Jackson Park Housing Complex Superfund Site in Washington.
Cleanup project gets $25 million in stimulus to speed remediation of contaminated soil.
EPA has ordered Carney Products Co., B.J. Carney & Co., and the City of St. Maries, Idaho to remediate the site using thermal treatment and excavation.
Amendments to the Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure rule clarify exclusions and exemptions.
Dennis Beetham and D.B. Western will be liable for the cleanup of hazardous waste at the ranch ─ whether he does it or the feds do, EPA says.
Blacksmith Institute report highlights top 12 cleanups and successes from around the world.
The California Department of Toxic Substances Control is distributing funds to help clean up lead contaminated property, creating jobs in the process.
The Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response is reconsidering the remediation goals based on the latest science.
The case, between beach front property owners and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, is expected to be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court in December.
State and local governments now have technical guidance in the form of voluntary guidelines to remediate methamphetamine laboratories.
Residents of Clark, Wyo., are concerned that Windsor Energy Group LLC may not voluntarily clean up contamination left from a gas blowout.
The funds will be used to assess and clean up leaks from underground petroleum storage tanks.
EPA recommends minimizing dust, washing, and vacuuming to lower exposure to caulk that may contain polychlorinated biphenyls in buildings 31 years old or older.
The conference will issue protocols and proposed national warranties for homes remediated under these protocols.
Georgia Institute of Technology, Michigan State University, and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory researchers uncovers some of the differences among the strains of Shewanella, which is used in bioremediation.
These standard reference materials are useful for soil analyses performed by various commercial, government, and university laboratories.