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Rejecting Industry Plea, EPA Lists First NPL Sites Due To Vapor Intrusion

September 11, 2018
EPA for the first time has listed contaminated sites to Superfund's National Priorities List (NPL) due to vapor intrusion, rejecting industry's opposition to listing one of the sites for fear it would set an adverse precedent by sidestepping the protocol for evaluating vapor intrusion sites. The agency Sept. 11 announced it is finalizing the listing of Rockwell International Wheel & Trim site in Grenada, MS, and Delfasco Forge site in Grand Prairie, TX, on the NPL, marking the first...

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