Superfund site

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Noun1.Superfund site - a site where toxic wastes have been dumped and the Environmental Protection Agency has designated them to be cleaned upSuperfund site - a site where toxic wastes have been dumped and the Environmental Protection Agency has designated them to be cleaned up
land site, site - the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located); "a good site for the school"
orphan site - a toxic waste area where the polluter could not be identified or the polluter refused to take action or pay for the cleanup
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Senator for South Carolina; Tom Darden, CEO of Cherokee Development; and Bob King, Director of the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control WHAT: Celebration of EPA's 1000th Superfund Construction Completion and the redevelopment and reuse plans for the Macalloy Corporation Superfund Site WHEN: Monday, November 20, 2006 11:00 a.
The Mansfield Trail Dump Superfund Site, located in Byram Township, is in a wooded area near the intersection of the Mansfield bike path and Stanhope-Sparta Road.
Though the Environmental Protection Agency declared the 21-mile mining area a Superfund site in the 1980s, it took Miller and the Coalition to finally push the agency into beginning cleanup.
They would be exempt from liability for any municipal solid waste--nonhazardous waste or ordinary garbage--found in a Superfund site, he said.
EPA Kicks Off New Superfund Site Redevelopment Program
ASFI designed a similar mobile building for the Shattuck Superfund site in Denver Colorado.
The job training, offered to local residents, provided training and readiness for environmental jobs that will aid in the cleanup of the Rockets, Fireworks and Flares Superfund site.
Its beauty inspired the first school of painting in the nation, its waters teem with fish--and its contamination distinguishes it as the longest Superfund site in the United States.
In exchange, the company will not be held liable for any portion of what was known as the City Bumper Superfund site.
For her doctoral research, Adair is studying metal contaminant mixtures found on the Anaconda Smelter Superfund site in Montana.
EPA) today announced it will delete the Louisiana-Pacific (L-P) Superfund site, Oroville, Calif.
The $1 million project, led by Mary Watzin, director of UVM's Rubenstein Ecosystem Science Laboratory and a natural resources professor at the university, was funded by Green Mountain Power Corporation and other companies and individuals as part of an agreement with the Lake Champlain Committee and local citizen representatives related to the remediation of the Pine Street Barge Canal Superfund site.

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