Superfund

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Superfund the federal government's program to locate and investigate and clean up the worst uncontrolled and abandoned toxic waste sites nationwide; administered by the Environmental Protection Agency "some have intimated that the Superfund's money may have turned into a political slush fund"
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Usage


In news:

IN EFFECT UNTIL NOV 20, 5:30 p.m. A tour of Bainbridge Island's Wyckoff Superfund with site supervisor Stan Warner.
A Superfund designation would have put the property in line for federal cleanup money.
Tue, November 20: Chemtronics Superfund Site.
Settlement Reached For Casmalia Superfund Site.
Armstrong Wold Industries in Macon is now a federal Superfund site.
PROVIDENCE – The US Environmental Protection Agency has reached a settlement with respect to the Davis Liquid Waste Superfund Site in Smithfield.
The US Environmental Protection Agency demonstrated significant progress cleaning up high-priority contaminated sites in the national Superfund program, according to a released summary.
New York and New Jersey have dozens of superfund sites close to the shore.
Owners of land in the Torch Lake Superfund site will be able to get information on keeping the pollution remedies on their land in place with a session at the Portage Lake District Library Tuesday.
Who would want to live on the shores of a Superfund site.
The former Damshire Cleaners building, which closed in 2001, has been placed in the New York State Superfund Program.
Phillips County Site Added To Superfund List.
We'll find out where we are in the process of cleaning up the polluted stretch of the Willamette River that's been designated a Superfund site.
DES Moving Towards New Superfund Site in Farmington.
Wilmington site added to EPA's Superfund list.
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