Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 5 OF 14
|Main Title||State Response Action Program. 2003 Annual Report.|
|CORP Author||Illinois State Environmental Protection Agency, Springfield. Bureau of Land.|
|Additional Subjects||Environmental protection ; Landfills ; Contamination ; Ground water ; Soils ; Hazardous substances ; Public health ; Cost recovery ; Enforcement ; Illinois ; US EPA ; Response Action Program ; Cleanups|
The Response Action Program cleans up hazardous substances at sites that present an imminent and substantial endangerment to human health and the environment, but may not be addressed by another federal or state cleanup program. The sites handled by the Response Action Program include abandoned landfills, old manufacturing plants, former waste oil recycling operations, contaminated agricultural facilities and other areas where surface water, groundwater, soil and air may be contaminated with hazardous substances.