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Sayreville Landfill

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: Site Description The Sayreville Landfill is an inactive municipal landfill covering approximately 30 acres in a moderately industrialized area of Middlesex County. The site was one of a number of disposal operations located along the tidal South River. The Borough of Sayreville owned and operated the site as a municipal landfill beginning in 1970. It was licensed to receive municipal waste and light industrial waste; however, hazardous waste was allegedly dispos...

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Environmental Sampling of Private Wells to Begin North Platte, Neb...

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 7 will be in the North Platte community sampling private drinking wells the week of June 21, 2004. This sampling is part of a removal assessment that will look for volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Prior to beginning the sampling effort, EPA will send letters to homeowners requesting access to their property for sampling. EPA is working closely with the state of Nebraska and the City of North Platte to conduct this effort.

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Antimicrobial Registration Requirements Draft

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: SUMMARY: EPA is proposing to establish procedures for the registration of antimicrobial products, as well as implement other provisions of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), as amended by the Food Quality Protection Act. This proposal is required by FIFRA.

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Workshop on Exposure Research Needs for Addressing Cumulative Risk

By: Cohen Hubal, Ph. D.

Excerpt: Scientific Problem and Policy Issues Humans and other living things are exposed to a multitude of chemicals, physical agents, and other stressors through multiple pathways, routes, and sources. To address this problem, the U.S. EPA’s Office of Research and Development (ORD) has identified cumulative-risk assessment as a priority research area. In order to assess cumulative risk, one must shift from the traditional paradigm of assessing risk on an individual chem...

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Frontera 2012 Deming, Nuevo Mexico. 6 de Novembre de 2002

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: Presentaciones: Jorge Castillo – Texas Commission for Environmental Quality. (Comisión de Texas para Calidad Ambiental) Allyson Siwik y Verónica Corella-Barud de la oficina de Fronteriza de EPA en El Paso, Texas. El mas reciente Programa Fronterizo Frontera 2012, remplaza al Programa Frontera XXI. Este programa nuevo es un programa nuevo binacional que se llevara varios años y que tiene que ver con programas ambientales entre México y los EE.UU. Ambos países tie...

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Times Beach Site

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: The 1-square mile Times Beach site is located 20 miles southwest of St. Louis. The site is a formerly incorporated city whose road system was sprayed with waste oil for dust control in the early 1970s. The oil later was found to be contaminated with dioxin during an investigation by the EPA in 1982. During the same period, the nearby Meramec River flooded the city, and residents were forced to evacuate their homes. Subsequently, the Centers for Disease Control r...

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Missouri Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Report

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: THE COOP UNIT The Cooperative Research Units program is comprised of 39 Units in 37 states. Each Unit is a formal partnership among the Biological Resources Division of the U.S. Geological Survey, a State natural resource agency, a host university, and the Wildlife Management Institute. The structure of the program provides Federal and State agencies access not only to Unit scientists, but also to facilities and expertise available at the cooperating universitie...

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Closure Cost Estimates for Standard Permits Background Document-Op...

By: Arthur Glazer

Excerpt: Tetra Tech EM Inc. (Tetra Tech) received Work Assignment (WA) No. R11018 from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Solid Waste (OSW), Permits Branch, under Contract No. 68-W4-0007 (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act [RCRA] Enforcement, Permitting, and Assistance [REPA] Contract, Zone II). Under the WA, Tetra Tech will assist EPA in developing additional methods of estimating costs for closure of noncommercial container storage areas (CS...

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The Mineral Industry of Utah

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: In 2003, the estimated value1 of nonfuel raw mineral production for Utah was $1.26 billion, based upon preliminary U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) data. This was an increase of about 2% compared with that of 20022 and followed an 8.8% decrease from 2001 to 2002. The State rose to 9th from 11th in rank among the 50 States in total nonfuel mineral production value, of which Utah accounted for more than 3% of the U.S. total.

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Congressional District Documents Series, District 2

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: Congressional District County 2 Bacon Georgia (13 Districts)

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Site Visit Report Southeast Michigan Initiative Area Illegal Dumpi...

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: INTRODUCTION: A site visit was conducted in the Southeast Michigan geographic initiative area (GIA) in May 1997 as part of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency?s (EPA) illegal dumping assessment project (IDAP). EPA met with involved parties to discuss illegal dumping issues and programs in the GIA and visited representative illegal dumping sites. This report identifies key contacts in Southeast Michigan. It also discusses the nature of the problem; county, l...

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Tools of the Trade : A Guide to Designing and Operating a Cap and ...

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: Acknowledgments The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) would like to acknowledge the many individual contributors to this document, without whose efforts this guidebook would not be complete. Although the complete list of experts who have provided technical and editorial support is too long to list here, we would like to thank some key contributors and reviewers who have played a significant role in developing this guidebook. In particular, we wish to ac...

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Control of Slug Loadings to Potws

By: James R. Elder

Excerpt: The Report to Congress on the Discharge of Hazardous Wastes to Publicly owned Treatment Works (known as the Domestic Sewage Study, or DSS) documented the widespread existence of slug loadings of toxic pollutants and hazardous constituents to publicly owned treatment works (POTWs) from industrial users (IUs). slug loadings (spills and batch discharges) present special challenges to POTWs, leading to problems such as worker illness, actual or threatened explosions...

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Congressional District Documents Series, District 21

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: Congressional District County 21 Monterey California (53 Districts)

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Moshi-Moshi!

By: Environmental Protection Agency
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Great Falls, Mt Urbanized Area Storm Water Entities as Defined by ...

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: Great Falls, MT Urbanized Area Storm Water Entities as Defined by the 2000 Census

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Congressional District Documents Series, District 10

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: Congressional District County 10 Plymouth, Massachusetts (10 Districts)

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Saltlake City, Ut Urbanized Area Storm Water Entities as Defined b...

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: Saltlake City, UT Urbanized Area Storm Water Entities as Defined by the 2000 Census

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United States Environmental Protection Agency Region 8 Series

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: The purpose of this letter is twofold. First it is to withdraw my letter to you dated October 26, 1999, thereby withdrawing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) prior final action as to the adequacy of the motor vehicle emission budgets submitted by the Commonwealth in its “Proposed State Implementation Plan for the Attainment and Maintenance of the NAAQS for Ozone Meeting the Requirements of the Alternative Ozone Attainment Demonstration Policy - Ph...

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Manchester, Nh Urbanized Area Storm Water Entities as Defined by t...

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: Manchester, NH Urbanized Area Storm Water Entities as Defined by the 2000 Census

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