EPA unveils largest brownfields investments

May 25, 2023
EPA is announcing its largest-ever brownfields investment to expedite assessment and cleanup of brownfields across the country using funds from the bipartisan infrastructure law (BIL) just weeks after officials indicated that funds from the law are helping them eliminate the cleanup backlog at “orphan” Superfund sites. Administrator Michael Regan unveiled the May 25 announcement, saying the funds are aimed at expanding cleanup programs and initiatives through grants from competitive EPA brownfields funding under the BIL. “This critical wave of investments...

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