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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Environmental Protection Agency on Monday announced an interim proposal to address contamination at the Universal Oil Products Superfund Site in East Rutherford at an estimated cost of $18.2 million.The U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency and the state of Oklahoma toured the Tar Creek Superfund site in Northeast Oklahoma.<br />Participants discussed progress with the site and goals for the continuing cleanup.
Environmental Protection Agency, and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management announced today that two subsidiaries of Stanley Black & Decker - Emhart Industries and Black & Decker - have agreed to clean up dioxin contaminated sediment and soil at the Centredale Manor Restoration Project Superfund Site in North Providence and Johnston, Rhode Island.
The California Gulch Superfund Site in and around Leadville encompasses a dozen different units, including a contaminated railyard just north of downtown.
The federal Environment Protection Agency (EPA) will hold a public meeting later this year or early next year to report on the progress of the cleanup of groundwater contamination at the American Cyanamid Superfund site.
Last week, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman held a press conference on the banks of the Gowanus Canal, the polluted waterway that is a designated Superfund site, to denounce President Donald Trump's proposed budget that cuts funding for the EPA by more than 30 percent.
On September 27, the EPA declared the four-mile waterway that divides the boroughs of Brooklyn and Queens in New York City as a Superfund site, a designation the environmental watchdog reserves for only the most polluted locations.
PR-R7-09-10251, issued by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for environmental remediation services at the Omaha Lead Superfund Site in Omaha, Nebraska.
Nassar Motor Co., a Lawrence, Mass., auto dealership, is being taken to federal court by a group of businesses and towns paying for the cleanup of the Beede Oil Superfund site. H.J.
The canal was named a possible Superfund site this week, which would allow the Obama administration to provide federal money for the clean-up.
scripta from three sites in Oklahoma; Lake Carl Blackwell, Payne County; Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge, Sequoyah, Haskell, and Muskogee counties; and Tar Creek Superfund Site, Ottawa County.

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