Superfund sites may become more appealing to developers as a result of EPA’s latest effort to push the contaminated sites toward reuse.
Contaminated sites countrywide and the nonprofits and local governments that want them cleaned up could benefit if the fiscal year 2018 omnibus legislation becomes law.
The federal spending bill moving through Congress contains a windfall for an Environmental Protection Agency program that subsidizes low-interest loans for water infrastructure projects.
Kristi Unzicker initially hesitated when her colleagues suggested building a crude oil terminal on a contaminated Texas lot described as a “Superfund site on steroids.”
President Donald Trump's sweeping infrastructure plan proposes to rewrite long-standing funding options for cleaning up brownfields and superfund sites.
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt is pushing for more thorough, faster superfund cleanups, a regional administrator said.
Some states and the Environmental Protection Agency are moving away from conducting site cleanups under the federal superfund program, finding state options more efficient than federal programs.
BP PLC subsidiary Atlantic Richfield Co., the Environmental Protection Agency, and other parties have agreed on a plan to clean up contaminated soil, groundwater,...