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Accelerated Cleanup and Environmental Restoration Act

Hearings before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred ... S. 1285 ... April 23 and 24, 1996 (S. hrg)
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Get this from a library. Accelerated Cleanup and Environmental Restoration Act: hearings before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourth Congress, second session, on S.

April 23 [United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works.]. Accelerated Cleanup and Environmental Restoration Act of - Title I: Community Participation - Amends the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of (CERCLA or Superfund) to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish Community Response Organizations (CROs) to solicit.

BACKGROUND On July 7,U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response-(OSWER) issued Accelerated Cleanup and Environmental Restoration Act book Directive No. "Guidance on Implementation of the Superfund Accelerated Cleanup Model (SACM) under CERCLA and the NCP" to address accelerating cleanup of private Superfund sites.

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GAO discussed how the proposed Accelerated Cleanup and Environmental Restoration Act would affect the Superfund Program's reauthorization. GAO noted that the legislation would: (1) require that cleanups comply only with standards that pertain to hazardous waste cleanups, rather than with water quality standards; (2) allow states to define their own standards and permit the Environmental.

The purpose of this fact sheet is to summarize findings from a newly released report entitled "Streamlining Initiatives: Impact of Federal Facilities Cleanup Process" (OSWERPB).

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For the past five years the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) have undertaken a number. Book Description. Accelerating Cleanup at Toxic Waste Sites: Fast-tracking Environmental Actions and Decision Making presents truly innovative advances in investigative and cleanup technologies, offering valuable solutions that streamline the data collection process, speed up the time it takes to characterize a site, and expedite decision making.

If, under applicable Federal law, surety bonds are required for any direct Federal procurement of any response action contract under the Defense Environmental Restoration Program, unless otherwise provided for by the Secretary in the bond, in the event of a default, the surety’s liability on a performance bond shall be only for the cost of completion of the contract work in accordance with.

On July 7,U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response (OSWER) issued OSWER Directive No."Guidance on Implementation of the Superfund Accelerated Cleanup Model (SACM) under CERCLA and the NCP" to address accelerating cleanup of private Superfund sites.

Risk Reduction, Accelerated Cleanup, and Green Remediation: Between October and Septemberthe accomplishments described here demonstrate the safety-focused, cost-effective, and innovative approaches characteristic of the Vieques Environmental Restoration Program.

These accomplishments are distinct from past successes submitted. The accelerated pace and expanded scope of cleanup efforts at NASB have been possible through cooperation and collaboration of the restoration team with its.

The Secretary of Energy shall accelerate the schedule for defense environmental cleanup activities and projects for a site at a Department of Energy defense nuclear facility if the Secretary determines that such an accelerated schedule will achieve meaningful, long-term cost savings to the Federal Government and could substantially accelerate the release of land for local reuse.

Inlarge portions of Vieques and surrounding waters were placed on the National Priorities List (NPL) for cleanup under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA).

The Vieques environmental restoration remains the highest priority and costliest project in the Navy's Munitions Response Program. Raytheon Company has a former manufacturing facility in Quincy, Massachusetts that had on-going environmental restoration work to treat a release of chlorinated volatile organic compounds (VOCs) to soil and groundwater.

The site soil consists of 8 to 10 feet of a. Jacobs provided accelerated cleanup and innovative restoration strategies, including advanced geophysical classification and remote technologies, risk reduction and green remediation.

The former installation is now part of the Vieques National Wildlife Refuge. CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla. (AFNS) -- Air Force officials have recently implemented changes to the force's environmental cleanup program to focus on cleaning up more sites more quickly.

The environmental management team here is using cutting-edge technologies and accelerated cleanup procedures to implement some of those changes and ensure its facilities remain available to. this book provides the framework for environmental professionals to develop project and program approaches that meet today's needs.

An advanced text for those with at least basic understanding of environmental investigation, cleanup, regulations, decision making, and policy development, Accelerating Cleanup at Toxic Waste Sites addresses the.

Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, or to download it as a free PDF. Improving the Characterization and Treatment of Radioactive Wastes for the Department of Energy's Accelerated Site Cleanup Program.

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Sincewe have been a remediation contractor for federal, state, local agencies and private sector. programme towards accelerated site cleanup. The Defense Environmental Restoration Program Annual Report to Congress, FYcontains the following quote from President Bill Clinton: “Environmental experts from EPA, DoD, and the state will work together, and a professional cleanup team will be stationed at every site.”.

Accelerated Cleanup, Innovative Strategies, Risk Reduction, and Green Remediation: The environmental restoration on Vieques is the highest priority and the costliest project in the Navy's Munitions Response Program.

With input from the local community, the Governor of. WASHINGTON (AFPN) -- The Air Force's new approach to managing the environmental cleanup of former Air Force installations was unveiled at the Base Realignment and Closure Master Plan Industry Day Nov.

13 in San Antonio. The event, held jointly by Air Force Real Property Agency and the Air Force Center for Environmental Excellence, gave private sector environmental firms the opportunity to.

cleanup closure M E Environmental Management 3/13/ The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of (ARRA) was passed by the th Congress and signed into law by the President on Febru The purpose of ARRA was to: •Preserve and create jobs and promote economic recovery.

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RAB Cleanup Status Handout, English: RAB Cleanup Status Handout, Spanish: Poster 1 - Status of Vieques Installation Restoration Sites: Poster 2 - Underwater & Beaches Investigation Status Update: Poster 3 - Status of Vieques Munitions Response Sites: Poster 5 - Key Areas Where Accelerated Cleanup is Taking Place to Foster Public.

Secretary of Defense Environmental Award Fiscal Year Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story, Virginia Beach, Virginia – Environmental Restoration – Individual/Team post-remedy implementation data to conclude the remedy was in place and functioning as designed.

RIP was accelerated at the site in excess of one year. necessitating both waste management and environmental restoration at these facilities.

implementation of these accelerated cleanup plans, and supports the following: Department of Energy adherence to all National Environmental Policy Act processes.

A team of Air Force and consulting scientists reviewing the environmental cleanup program has found that base officials managing environmental cleanup will meet or exceed key milestones.

The accelerated progress made at Dover Air Force Base means base. 10 necessitating both waste management and environmental restoration at these facilities.

these accelerated cleanup plans, and supports the following: Department of Energy adherence to all National Environmental Policy Act processes. Environmental Restoration of RCRA permitted sites with MEC (Munitions and Explosives of Concern) and blister agents. plan, and organize accelerated cleanup, negotiation with state regulators Title: Environmental Engineer at US.

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If you are considering purchasing a Denver property, it is important to have as much information as possible before the final sale so that you are completely aware of all potential issues which might require abatement or restoration.of environmental cleanup activities at the naval base.

This Community Relations Plan provides specifically addresses the environmental restoration and associated environmental compliance The Defense Base Closure and Realigmnent Act of has accelerated enviromnental cleanup at bases around the country.

This act identified specific.The Environmental Restoration Program Optimization review was sought out by Michael McElligott to accelerate the closure of sites that are poised to enter the final stages of environmental cleanup. ERP-Os led to the closure of 45 specific polluted sites at Air Force bases in the last two years and have sped up the pace of closures by a minimum.