NDAA Seeks To Speed FUDs Cleanups, Creates EV Battery Recycling Program

December 27, 2022
Defense authorization legislation for fiscal year 2023 that President Joe Biden signed last week includes a series of waste policy provisions, including measures that seek to speed munitions cleanups at formerly used defense sites (FUDs) and create a recycling strategy for electric vehicle (EV) batteries from the federal fleet. Biden signed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY23 on Dec. 23. Among other things, the legislation requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to craft guidance for prioritizing munitions cleanups...

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