Information on the Funding and Cleanup Status of Defense Sites

March 2010
GAO Reports;3/17/2010, p1
Government Documents
The article presents the statement of the U.S. Natural Resources and Environment Director Annu Mittal, regarding details on the funding and cleanup status of formerly used defense sites (FUDS) programs in the U.S. It focuses on how the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) allocates cleanup funding on sites with defense waste. It concludes that DOD has used the same methods and goals of the U.S. Defense Environmental Restoration Program (DERP) for its cleanup funding.


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