2003 cercla priority list of hazardous substances the comprehensive environmental response, compensation, and liability act (cercla) section 104 (i), as amended by the superfund amendments and reauthorization act (sara), requires atsdr and the epa to prepare a list, in order of priority, of substances that are most commonly found at facilities on the national priorities list (npl) and which. While florence spun towards the east coast, the epa released its latest list of superfund site additions to its national priorities list among the sites listed was a contaminated aquifer in donnelsville, ohio, a town about 30 minutes from dayton. What is a superfund site what is the national priorities list (npl) what type of information is contained in the sems database (national priorities list) sites.
The environmental protection agency is proposing to delete some portions of the south valley superfund site from its national priorities list groundwater near broadway and woodward se was. The us environmental protection agency announced tuesday that five superfund sites have been added to the agency's national priorities list for cleanup, but north birmingham's 35th avenue site. Olem/osrti washington, dc 20460 national priorities list (npl) npl site may 2018 river city metal finishing san antonio, texas bexar county site location: the river city metal finishing (rcmf) facility is located approximately 13 miles west of w loop 1604 in san antonio. State superfund site summaries the state superfund sites in minnesota are listed on the minnesota permanent list of priorities (plp) superfund sites: national.
The environmental protection agency adds southside chattanooga lead site to superfund national priorities list. After years of pleading, west virginia town nears superfund priority status epa proposes to add old industrial site and contaminated creek to national priorities list. Us epa today announced the addition of seven sites to its national priorities list (npl)—the list of sites designated for cleanup under the comprehensive environmental response, compensation, and liability act (cercla), also called superfund once epa adds a site to the national priorities. The national priorities list (npl) constitutes this list the npl is intended primarily to guide the environmental protection agency (epa or the agency) in determining which sites warrant further investigation.
The national priorities list (npl) is the list of sites of national priority among the known releases or threatened releases of hazardous substances, pollutants, or contaminants throughout the united states and its territories the npl is intended primarily to guide the epa in determining which. Michigan currently has 65 sites listed on superfund's national priorities list (npl) an additional 19 sites were previously on the list and have been deleted because all. Federal regulations, including the comprehensive environmental response, compensation and liability act (cercla) and the superfund amendments and reauthorization act (sara) require that a national priorities list (npl) of sites throughout the united states be maintained and revised at least annually.
The updated data set is cleaned and modified, checking for accuracy and making it compatible with the other data sets used for the columbia university superfund research program national priorities list superfund footprint: site, population, and environmental characteristics mapper. Purpose: to provide an easily accessible, corrected epa data set of the geo-referenced locations displayed as points for all the national priorities list (npl) superfund sites in the united states, puerto rico, and other territories. Through the investigation of an abandoned mine lands (aml) national priority list (npl) website (aka superfund), students will explore not only the impacts but also the amount of time, effort, and resources it takes to remediate the sites. Program management branch ' '- to: regional superfund coordinators i am pleased to be able to send you a copy of the individual site summaries for each of the national priority list sites in your region(s. Epa has addednine final sites to the superfund national priorities list (npl) epa's selection of the sites was based on various factors including risk to human health and the environment the response urgency needed maintenance of a strong enforcement program leverage of other cleanups (polluters wanting to avoid npl listing can choose to participate in the superfund alternative site.
A superfund site is any land in the united states that has been contaminated by hazardous waste and identified by the epa as a candidate for cleanup because it poses a risk to human health and/or the environment these sites are placed on the national priorities list (npl. Epa put the site on the superfund program's national priorities list (npl) in 2011 because of contaminated groundwater, sediment and soil caused by facility operations. The national priorities list is a federal list of toxic waste sites across the united states eligible for long-term cleanup work, with financing from the superfund program.
The donnelsville contaminated aquifer is one of three sites the epa proposed adding to its list of superfund national priorities list the epa also tuesday announced it was officially adding. San francisco - the us environmental protection agency is proposing to add eight hazardous waste sites to the superfund program's national priorities list (npl), including california's argonaut mine. Atlanta — today, the us environmental protection agency (epa) announced its commitment to clean up the rockwell international wheel & trim (rockwell grenada) site in grenada, miss, by adding it to the superfund program's national priorities list (npl) nationally, another four sites were. Today, we are proposing the addition of 133 sites to the national priority list as part of the on-going cleanup efforts under epa's superfund program the full complement of sites targeted for long-term remedial attention now totals 546.