Congressmen Spar Over Brownfield Proposals
- Brownfield cleanup rules aired. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;08/18/97, Vol. 239 Issue 7, p11
Focuses on the proposal unveiled by federal and state officials in the United States to clear up jurisdictional issues that have made cleanup and redevelopment of `brownfield' waste sites risky for developers. Terms of the final draft of a memorandum of agreement proposed on August 7, 1997;...
- EPA makes hazardous waste handling easier. Canning, Kathie; Harrigan, Kate // Pollution Engineering;Jan1999, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p3
Focuses on United States Environmental Protection Agency's issuance of regulations that will make easier the treatment, storage and disposal of hazardous remediation waste. Hazardous Waste Identification Rule for Contaminated Media; Elimination of many disincentives to remediation.
- Part 3: Superfund a super fiasco. Harrold, Michael // Corporate Detroit;Dec95, Vol. 13 Issue 12, p41
Part III. Discusses how the Superfund project of the Environmental Protection Agency has left a legacy of industrial ruins on the American landscape and urges some reform. Program seen as a major stumbling block to revitalizing inner cities; Problems of the program including bureaucratic...
- Industry praises HWIR, but seeks further work. Harrigan, Kate // Pollution Engineering;Feb99, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p9
Discusses the final rule issued by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), to make the storage, treatment and disposal of hazardous remediation waste easier. Terms of the hazardous waste identification rule; Retention of the correction action management unit (CAMU) concept...
- Superfund Slowdown. Kriz, Margaret // National Journal;6/1/2002, Vol. 34 Issue 22, p1623
Deals with the lack of progress made by the Superfund toxic-waste cleanup program in the U.S.. Reasons behind the program's lack of progress; Number of toxic site cleanup completed by the Environmental Protection Agency since 1980; Genesis of the Superfund program; Demands of industry lobbyists...
- EPA APPROVES TWO-SITE REMEDY. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;04/12/99, Vol. 242 Issue 14, p15
Reports on the plans of the United States Environmental Protection Agency for a pump-and-treat cleanup for neighboring Superfund sites in Torrance, California. Details on the plan; Information on the soil and water contamination at the sites; List of the potentially responsible parties in the...
- EPA Relaxes RCRA Rules. Franz, Neil // Chemical Week;1/24/2001, Vol. 163 Issue 4, p49
Reports on the move of the United States Environmental Protection Agency to ease the rules for compliance with its hazardous waste remediation program. Effects of the changes on cleanup requirements under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act; Provisions under the reform.
- The socioeconomic dimensions of brownfield cleanup in the Detroit region. Lee, Sangyun; Mohai, Paul // Population & Environment;Mar2013, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p420
Although the goal of brownfield development is to clean up and redevelop abandoned or underutilized properties in distressed urban neighborhoods, the racial and socioeconomic disparities of brownfield cleanups have not been adequately examined. This study combines the locations of brownfields...
- Superfund: Candidly speaking. Grumbly, Thomas P. // EPA Journal;Jul/Aug91, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p19
Analyzes the improvements needed for the programs of the Superfund program in 1990. Understanding of why US Congress authorized the program; Evaluation of the program's success according to definitions by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA); Prospects for changing strategic program plans.