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Environmental Cleanup

Overview

This guide looks at U.S. Government resources, regulations, and acts concerning environmental cleanup, including information from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Photograph of "Waste from the Weyerhaeuser Mill is discharged into the Whiteman River, which in turn flows into the nearby, and heavily, polluted, Nashua River" in June 1973

"Waste from the Weyerhaeuser Mill is discharged into the Whiteman River, which in turn flows into the nearby, and heavily, polluted, Nashua River" in June 1973 (Image source: NAID: 553390)

General Information

Featured U.S. Government Agencies

Click on each tab in this box to learn more about environmental information from the DOE, EPA, and USACE.

Screenshot of a search on RAIS toxicity values and physical parameters

Screenshot of a search on RAIS toxicity values and physical parameters (Source: Risk Assessment Information System)

U.S. Government Regulations and Acts Regarding Environmental Cleanup

Click on each tab in this box to learn more about the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA), and Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA).