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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Policy on Decommissioning of Department of Energy Facilities Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA).|
|CORP Author||Department of Energy, Washington, DC. ;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.|
|Publisher||22 May 95|
|Additional Subjects||US DOE ; Decommissioning ; Superfund ; Federal buildings ; Remediation ; Hazardous materials ; Waste management ; Site characterization ; Pollution regulations ; Government policies ; Compliance ; Assessments ; Federal facilities ; Cleanup operations ; CERCLA(Comprehensive Environments Response Compensation and Liability Act)|
This Policy establishes the approach agreed upon by the Department of Energy (DOS) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the conduct of decommissioning projects consistent with CERCLA requirements. The principal objectives of this Policy are to ensure that decommissioning activities are protective of worker and public health and the environment, consistent with CERCLA and, where applicable, the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), ensure stakeholder involvement, and achieve risk reduction without unnecessary delay.