EPA Expected To Propose Rare Federal Facility Site For Superfund Listing

August 31, 2021
In a rare move, EPA plans to propose next month to add a contaminated federal facility to Superfund’s National Priorities List (NPL), signaling officials may be willing to take a tougher line with such sites just as EPA prepares to regulate per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), which could open the door to many more federal sites being listed. Under pressure from lawmakers, environmentalists and the states of Oregon and Washington and others, EPA plans to propose placing the Army Corps...

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