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EPA List Details Delayed Cleanups Likely To Win Funds From Senate Bill

September 9, 2021
An EPA list of 38 Superfund sites where cleanups were delayed due to a lack of funds in fiscal year 2020 details some of the sites that will likely receive funds if and when lawmakers approve the $3.5 billion the Senate’s bipartisan infrastructure bill provides for the program. EPA within the past two years has seen the number of National Priorities List (NPL) sites where cleanup construction has been delayed due to a lack of funds continue to grow, with...

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