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Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) - Toxic Substance Portal - Public health information on exposure to hazardous substances from waste sites, unplanned releases, and other sources of pollution present in the environment [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)]


Clean Up Technologices - Characterization and treatment technologies for the hazardous waste remediation community. [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)]

Cleanup (Brownfields) - Brownfields are abandoned, idled, or under-used industrial and commercial facilities where expansion or redevelopment is complicated by real or perceived environmental contamination [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)]

Conservation Programs - USDA conservation programs offer producers a range of options for assistance with conservation efforts. [U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Economic Research Service (ERS)]

Crop Science Research Laboratory (CSRL) - Research in genetics and molecular processes in cotton and corn and improve nutrient removal from lands heavily fertilized with waste [U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Agriculture Research Service (ARS)]


Drilling Waste Management Information System - Provides technical and regulatory information on practices for managing drilling muds, cuttings and wastes [U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Argonne National Laboratory (ANL), National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL)]


Earth Day: Selected Resources - Science Reference Guide - Finding guide from the Library of Congress, Science Reference Section [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]

Envirofacts data warehouse - Direct access to the wealth of information contained in EPA databases [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)]


Gulf Spill Restoration - A NOAA site for providing updates on our participation in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill Natural Resource Damage Assessment. [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)]


Hanford Site Administrative Record and Public Information Repository - A searchable comprehensive collection of administrative records for a final decision for remedial action or hazardous waste management of the Department (DOE) of Energy Hanford Richland Washington Site and a public information repository. [U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Richland Operations Office (RL)]

Historical U.S. State Energy Data - Provides energy maps, facts, and data by state [U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)]


Mining Waste - Information on mining waste streams and remediation alternatives [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)]


National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) - The site contains technical and regulatory information about the NPDES permit program. The NPDES Permits Program consists of a number [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)]


Office of Legacy Management Site Documents - Provides access to a collection of legacy documents from 44 historical sites from 1970 forward, a collection of uranium historical documents and an interactive sites map. [U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Legacy Management (LM)]

Office of Risk Assessment and Cost-Benefit Analysis - Office of Risk Assessment and Cost-Benefit Analysis [U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)]


Preventing & Managing Mixed-Waste - Radiation Protection - Guidance and other resources for minimizing the generation of mixed-waste and identifying, storing, treating, and disposing of mixed-waste [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)]


Reduce, Reuse, Recycle -- Quick Guide to Resources - Finding aid from the Library of Congress, Science Reference Service [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]

Remediation Technologies - Tools and resources to assist in contaminated site remediation [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)]

Remediation and Characterization Innovative Technologies (EPA REACH IT) - Online searchable database containing information about innovative and conventional technologies for treating and characterizing hazardous waste sites [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Technology Innovation Office (TIO)]

Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) Compliance Monitoring - Compliance monitoring in the management of hazardous wastes and underground storage tanks [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)]


Small Community Training & Education - Assists small communities by providing training and training-related information and referral services in the areas of wastewater, drinking water, and solid waste. [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)]

Solid Waste Generation - Solid Waste Generation [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)]


Waste Management - Provides information about waste management publications available for sale from the U.S. Government Bookstore [U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO)]

William R. Wiley Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory (EMSL) - Research is on focused on developing a molecular-level understanding of the physical, chemical and biological processes that underlie the most critical environmental issues [U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)]