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Main Title Presumptive remedy for CERCLA muncipal landfill sites.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response.
Publisher [U.S Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response],
Year Published 1993
Report Number EPA/540/F-93/035; OSWER-9355.0-49FS
Stock Number PB93-963339
Subjects Hazardous waste sites. ; Risk assessment. ; Fills (Earthwork)
Additional Subjects Superfund ; Landfills ; Remediation ; Municipal wastes ; Containment ; Exposure ; Risk assessment ; Site characterization ; Technology assessment ; Performance evaluation ; Superfund Accelerated Cleanup Model
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NTIS  PB93-963339 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 15 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
The directive establishes containment as the presumptive remedy for CERCLA municipal landfills. The framework for the presumptive remedy for these sites is presented in a streamlining manual entitled Conducting Remedial Investigations/Feasibility Studies for CERCLA Municipal Landfill Sites, February 1991 (OSWER Directive 9355. 3-11). The directive highlights and emphasizes the importance of certain streamlining principles related to the scoping (planning) stages of the remedial investigation/feasibility study (RI/FS) that were identified in the manual. The directive also provides clarification of and additional guidance in the following areas: (1) the level of detail appropriate for risk assessment of source areas at municipal landfills and (2) the characterization of hot spots.
Caption title. "September 1993." "EPA 540-F-93-035." "Directive no. 9355.0-49FS." PB93-963339. "Quick reference fact sheet." "Office of Emergency and Remedial Response." "Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response." Microfiche.