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EPA Federal Facilities Superfund Program – RPM Bulletin 2024-02 Developing a Crosswalk between Legacy and PFAS SitesApril 3, 2024The purpose of this document is to assist United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Remedial …, , pdf181 KB
EPA Federal Facilities Superfund Program – RPM Bulletin 2024-01 Considerations When Reviewing PFAS in Five-Year ReviewsApril 3, 2024The purpose of this document is to assist United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Remedial …, pdf271 KB
Defense Environmental Restoration Program (DERP) Annual Reports to CongressFebruary 6, 2024, , Each year, the Department of Defense (DoD) submits an annual report to Congress (ARC) on …www
OLEM SUMMARY – UPDATED SOIL LEAD GUIDANCE FOR CERCLA SITES AND RCRA CORRECTIVE ACTION FACILITIESJanuary 17, 2024EPA lowered recommended screening levels and strengthened guidance for cleaning up lead-contaminated soil in areas …pdf177 KB
OLEM – Updated Residential Soil Lead Guidance for CERCLA Sites and RCRA Corrective Action FacilitiesJanuary 17, 2024Purpose: Reducing childhood lead exposure is an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) priority. Consistent with the …pdf359 KB
FUDS Portal Registration GuideJanuary 1, 2024, This document contains directions on how to create a FUDS Portal account., pdf775 KB
DoD PFAS Disposal, Cleanup, and Environmental JusticeDecember 7, 2023pdf364 KB
ECOS Green Report on DSMOAOctober 25, 2023pdf156 KB
Overview of Superfund ProcessSeptember 27, 2023, pdf317 KB
OSWER Directive 9283 1-33 June 09September 27, 2023Summary of Key Existing EPA-CERCLA Policies for Groundwater Restoration, , , pdf4 MB
1991-04-22 EPA Baseline Risk AssessmentSeptember 27, 2023Role of the Baseline Risk Assessment in Superfund Remedy Selection Decisions, , , pdf56 KB
Risk Assessment Guidance for Superfund Volume I Human Health Evaluation Manual (Part A)September 27, 2023, , , pdf6 MB
1990-04 EPA Risk Assessment GuidanceSeptember 27, 2023pdf444 KB
Superfund Removal Procedures 1996September 27, 2023, pdf3 MB
NTCRA fact sheet 540f-94009 Dec 1993September 27, 2023pdf63 KB
EPA policy NTCRA 2000September 27, 2023pdf76 KB
2009.09 EPA Superfund Removal Guidance for Preparing Action MemorandaSeptember 27, 2023, , pdf1,005 KB
08-1993 Transmittal of Guidance on conducting Non-Time-critical Removal Actions Under CERCLASeptember 27, 2023The purpose of this memorandum is to transmit new guidance  on the appropriate use of …, pdf3 MB
1991-08 EPA Removal GuidanceSeptember 27, 2023, pdf1 MB
1988.02 EPA Guidance for Providing Alternate Water SupplySeptember 27, 2023, pdf3 MB
2008-10 EPA Vapor Intrusion ApproachesSeptember 27, 2023, , pdf594 KB
1999-07-A Guide to Preparing Superfund Proposed Plans, Records of Decision, and Other Remedy Selection DocumentsSeptember 27, 2023pdf15 MB
1999-07 EPA-A Guide to Preparing Superfund Proposed Plans ROD and Other Remedy Selection Decision DocumentsSeptember 27, 2023pdf2 MB
, 1998 Evaluating MNA of Chlorinated Solvents in GWSeptember 27, 2023The information in this document was developed through a collaboration between the U.S. EPA (Subsurface …, pdf2 MB
08-1997 RULES OF THUMB FOR SUPERFUND REMEDY SELECTIONSeptember 27, 2023This guidance document describes key principles and expectations, interspersed with “best practices” based on program …, , pdf153 KB
04-1991 A Guide to Developing Superfund No Action, Interim Action, and Contingency Remedy RODsSeptember 27, 2023, , , pdf7 MB
A Guide to Addressing Pre-Rod and Post-Rod ChangesSeptember 27, 2023, , pdf416 KB
07-1999 A Guide to Preparing Superfund Proposed Plans, Records of Decision, and Other Remedy Selection Decision DocumentsSeptember 27, 2023This Guide to Preparing Superfund Proposed Plans, Records of Decision, and Other Remedy Selection Decision …, pdf2 MB
2012-06 Summary of CERCLA Cleanup Authorities and ProvisionsSeptember 27, 2023, The following sections of this report summarize the major cleanup authorities of CERCLA and other …, pdf427 KB
RCRA-CERCLA Coordination at Fed FacilitiesSeptember 27, 2023, , , , pdf2 MB
EPA-Comparing RCRA and CERCLASeptember 27, 2023The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is working to ensure that contamination from the former …, , pdf200 KB
Management of Remediation Waste Under RCRASeptember 21, 2023The information in this memo is divided into three categories: information on regulations and policies …, pdf62 KB
NPL Deletion/Deferral Policy and RCRA Subtitle C Corrective ActionSeptember 21, 2023, pdf35 KB
RCRA POST-CLOSURE PERMITS FOR REGULATED UNITS AT NPL SITESSeptember 21, 2023This interpretation is consistent with Agency policy that EPA has the discretion to use its …, pdf50 KB
11959 CERCLA/RCRASeptember 21, 2023This memorandum focuses on coordination between CERCLA and RCRA cleanup programs; however, we believe the …, pdf50 KB
OSWER 9355 Land Use 1995September 21, 2023This directive presents additional information for considering land use in making remedy selection decisions under …, pdf915 KB
LUC Checklist OSWER Directive 9355.6-12September 21, 2023The purpose of this memorandum is to transmit EPA issued guidance, Sample Federal Facility Land …pdf287 KB
EPA Site Managers Guide to ICs Sept 2009September 21, 2023The purpose of this memorandum is to transmit the final fact sheet entitled “Institutional Controls: …, pdf221 KB
EPA OM Superfund May 2001September 21, 2023Adequately addressing operation and maintenance (O&M) issues throughout the life of a Superfund remedy is …, , pdf197 KB
2012 12 Institutional Controls US EPASeptember 21, 2023The purpose of this guidance is to provide managers of contaminated sites, site attorneys,1 and …, , pdf452 KB
175449 EPA 2012 Preparing IC PlansSeptember 21, 2023The purpose of this document is to provide guidance1 to the EPA Regions for developing …, , pdf233 KB
175446 EPA 2012 IC GuideSeptember 21, 2023The purpose of this guidance is to provide managers of contaminated sites, site attorneys,1 and …, , , pdf452 KB
TI Waiver Wolford 2011September 21, 2023The purpose of this memorandum is to provide clarification to the 1995 Office of Solid …, , pdf764 KB
TI waiver 198193September 21, 2023The purpose of this memo is to clarify the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) internal …, , pdf1 MB
Memo on TI waivers EPA 1995September 21, 2023, , pdf801 KB
EPA Guidance-TI Waivers-540R93080-Sept 1993September 8, 2023, , , , , , , pdf3 MB
FAQs for EJ and Civil Rights in Environmental PermitsAugust 2, 2023pdf542 KB
Executive Order 12898 of February 11, 1994: Federal Actions To Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low-Income PopulationsAugust 2, 2023pdf20 KB
2018-09-18 EPA Principles for Reinforcing Federal Facility Agreement Informal And Formal Dispute TimelinesAugust 2, 2023, pdf970 KB
2020-03 Community Involvement HandbookAugust 2, 2023pdf4 MB
2016 Public Participation ManualAugust 2, 2023pdf1 MB
2000-08 Amendments to CAMU Rule Fact SheetAugust 2, 2023pdf20 KB
2022-01-Amendments to CAMU Rule-Final RuleAugust 2, 2023pdf493 KB
EPA Quick Reference Fact SheetAugust 2, 2023pdf106 KB
EPA Overview of CERCLA ARARsAugust 2, 2023pdf835 KB
EPA Best Practice for Identifying State ARARsAugust 2, 2023pdf2 MB
ARARS Guidelines Memo 2.24.2023August 2, 2023, pdf744 KB
2016.02.23 EPA ARAR ChartAugust 2, 2023pdf1 MB
1997 EPA ARAR Establishing Preliminary Remediation GoalsAugust 2, 2023pdf195 KB
1992 EPA ARARs In 12 PagesAugust 2, 2023pdf5 MB
1991-07-ARARsQ&A-USEPAAugust 2, 2023pdf61 KB
, 1991 EPA DOE Compendium of CERCLA ARAR Fact Sheets and DirectivesAugust 2, 2023pdf14 MB
1989 EPA ARARs Short Guidance Quarterly ReportAugust 1, 2023, , pdf515 KB
Protectiveness Determinations for 5YRAugust 1, 2023pdf1 MB
EPA Program Priorities Federal Facility Five-Year Review 2011 08August 1, 2023pdf2 MB
EPA Guidance Superfund Post construction 02 2017August 1, 2023pdf1 MB
EPA Final – Five Year Review FAQs 090909August 1, 2023, pdf4 MB
EPA 5YR review and IC guidance 2011August 1, 2023, pdf2 MB
EPA 5YR factsheet April 2003August 1, 2023pdf732 KB
Guidance on Incineration of Materials Containing Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl SubstancesJuly 14, 2023, pdf1 MB
Memorandum for Taking Interim Actions to Address Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances Migration from DoD Installations and National Guard FacilitiesJuly 11, 2023, , , pdf115 KB
Memorandum for Sampling of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances in DoD-Owned Drinking Water SystemsJuly 11, 2023, , pdf152 KB
Interim Guidance on Destruction or Disposal of Materials Containing Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances in the United StatesJuly 11, 2023, , pdf1 MB
Munitions Response Site Prioritization Protocol (MRSPP)April 1, 2023Final rule, guidance, primer and fact sheets for MRSPP.www
DoD Military Munitions Response Program (MMRP) WebsiteApril 1, 2023www
National Guard Bureau (NGB) Environmental Program WebsiteApril 1, 2023www
NAVFAC, Navy Environmental Restoration Program WebsiteApril 1, 2023www
Air Force Civil Engineering Center, Environmental Management WebsiteApril 1, 2023www
Formerly Used Defense Sites (FUDS) Program WebsiteApril 1, 2023www
U.S. Army Environmental Restoration Program WebsiteApril 1, 2023The vision for the Environmental Restoration Program is to be a national leader in environmental …html
Defense Environmental Restoration Program (DERP) WebsiteApril 1, 2023www
FedCenter: Environmental Justice Program AreaApril 1, 2023, , , Compilation of federal agency Environmental Justice executive orders, laws, program guidance, tools, and strategies.www
DoD PFAS Task Force PoliciesApril 1, 2023, These policies ensure consistency across the DoD Components and help DoD track its PFAS cleanup …html
DoD Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) WebsiteApril 1, 2023The Department of Defense (DoD) is committed to addressing our releases of PFAS under the …www
DoD Chemical and Material Risk Management ProgramApril 1, 2023The mission of the Chemical and Material Risk Management (CMRM) Program is to protect readiness, …www
Federal Facilities LibraryApril 1, 2023The library is a repository of information about federal-facility restoration and reuse.www
Overview of Executive Orders Affecting Federal FacilitiesApril 1, 2023www
Cleanups at Federal FacilitiesApril 1, 2023Learn about contaminated federal facility sites in specific communities, access technical fact sheets and find …www
DOD Environment, Safety & Occupational Health Network and Information Exchange (DENIX)April 1, 2023The DOD Environment, Safety & Occupational Health Network and Information Exchange (DENIX) is a collaborative …www
40 CFR Part 300: National Oil and Hazardous Substances Pollution Contingency Plan (NCP)April 1, 2023www
Environmental Justice and Federal Facility CleanupApril 1, 2023pdf2 MB
Documenting Applicable, or Relevant and Appropriate Requirements (ARARs) in Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act Response Action DecisionsMarch 1, 2023pdf744 KB
EPA Guidance Clarifying the Use of CERCLA Remedial Investigations for Scoping releases and Defining the Nature and Extent of PFAS and Other Contamination at Federal Facilities on the NPLFebruary 14, 2023pdf475 KB
FUDS Handbook: Formerly Used Defense Sites Program Implementing GuidanceDecember 2, 2022pdf4 MB
Best Practices for Community EngagementNovember 8, 2022pdf993 KB
FFRRO EJ Presentation CDPHE Forum – November 2022November 1, 2022, , , pdf2 MB
Colorado EnviroScreenSeptember 14, 2022pdf2 MB
Open Burning and Open Detonation (OB/OD) of Waste Explosives Under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)June 7, 2022pdf511 KB
EPA MMRP Overview PresentationApril 13, 2022, , pdf5 MB
The CSM in the Acquisition ProcessMarch 21, 2022Using the CSM as a mechanism for Systematic Project Planning and Acquisition from the RI …pdf12 MB
Letter from Gregory Gervais, U.S. EPA, to James Sample, U.S. Air Force, and Richard Kidd, OSDMarch 4, 2022Re: EPA legal interpretation of CERCLA Response Action for Treatment or Disposal of DoD PFAS-contaminated …, , pdf260 KB
EPA Online Federal Facility RPM Training Participant ManualFebruary 1, 2022pdf10 MB
DoD Guidance on Using PFAS Drinking Water Standards in CERCLA Removal ActionsDecember 22, 2021, , pdf503 KB
Letter from Jeffrey P. Domm, U.S. Air Force, to Paul Locke, Massachusetts DEPFebruary 2, 2021Re: Request for U.S. Air Force to use Massachusetts DEP promulgated PFAS MCLs as ARAR, pdf246 KB
FUDS 101 for the National FUDS ForumJanuary 27, 2021, pdf4 MB
Practical Guidance for Managing Munitions and Explosives of Concern Issues During Sediment DredgingJanuary 1, 2021, pdf14 MB
Interim PFAS Site Guidance for NAVFAC RPMs, November 2020 UpdateNovember 20, 2020The main objective of the PFAS Site Guidance is to assist Remedial Project Managers (RPMs) …, pdf310 KB
Letter from Paul Locke, Massachusetts DEP, to Jeffrey P. Domm, U.S. Air ForceOctober 28, 2020Re: Massachusetts DEP promulgated final regulations establishing State MCLs for drinking water for PFAS., pdf177 KB
Letter from John W. Henderson, U.S. Air Force, to U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen, New HampshireOctober 20, 2020Concerning New Hampshire State MCLs and ambient groundwater quality standards for PFAS., pdf178 KB
USACE DSMOA Fact SheetSeptember 1, 2020pdf102 KB
Engineering Regulation (ER) 200-3-1, Environmental Quality, Formerly Used Defense Sites (FUDS) Program RegulationSeptember 1, 2020pdf456 KB
Environmental Justice Mapping and Screening Tool – EJ Screen Technical DocumentSeptember 1, 2019, pdf1 MB
, Agreement Regarding Colorado Environmental Covenant StatuteApril 15, 2019, pdf128 KB
PEP-Environmental Compliance Memorandum No. 10-1, Central Hazardous Materials Fund (CHF) CERCLA Process for CHF ProjectsSeptember 18, 2018TCEpdf241 KB
Base Redevelopment and Realignment Manual (BRAC)August 31, 2018, , pdf2 MB
DoD Manual 4715.26: DoD Military Munitions Rule (MR) Implementation ProceduresAugust 31, 2018, pdf320 KB
DoD Manual 4715.20: Defense Environmental Restoration Program (DERP) ManagementAugust 31, 2018pdf601 KB
DoD Instruction 4715.07: Defense Environmental Restoration Program (DERP)August 31, 2018pdf190 KB
Navy Environmental Restoration Program Manual, 2018January 1, 2018, pdf5 MB
DoD Memorandum for Assistant Secretary of the Air ForceNovember 28, 2017, re: DERP Funding eligibility for environmental restoration at National Guard bases and Transition Plan for …, , pdf892 KB
Memorandum: Trial Period for Risk Management Methodology (MMRP) at FUDS MMRP ProjectsJanuary 3, 2017, pdf2 MB
Working Together to Achieve Cleanup: A Guide to the Cooperative Agreement Process (DSMOA / CA Guide)April 8, 2016pdf1 MB
Environmental Compliance Memorandum No. ECM 15-3: Authorizing CERCLA Response Actions Undertaken by Other Federal Agencies on DOI-Managed LandsMay 15, 2015pdf573 KB
, Consent Order Settlement, State of New York vs. United States / Veterans AdministrationFebruary 4, 2015pdf767 KB
Cost Estimating and Reporting Procedures- Update to DoD Manual (DoDM) 4715.20, “Defense Environmental Restoration Program (DERP) Management”September 25, 2014, , pdf74 KB
USA000691-14 – Cost-to-Complete Update Procedures – IE Signed Letter and AttachmentJuly 11, 2014, pdf482 KB
Potential Sites with Munitions of Unknown Origins ProceduresMay 20, 2014, pdf54 KB
Potentail Sites with Munitions of Unknown Origin Procedures – Update to DoD Manual (DoDM) 4715.20, “Defense Environmental Restoration Program (DERP) Management”May 20, 2014, pdf97 KB
State of Nebraska Applicable or Relevant and Appropriate Requirements (ARARs), Contaminated SoilFebruary 27, 2014pdf194 KB
Guidance on 1,4-Dioxane, Air Force Environmental Restoration ProgramAugust 15, 2013pdf228 KB
DoD Guidance for Dispute Resolution within the DSMOA ProgramMay 17, 2013, pdf640 KB
Government Accountability Office – Military Bases Opportunities Exist to Improve Future Base Realignment and Closure RoundsMarch 1, 2013, pdf2 MB
Engineer Manual (EM) 200-1-12: Conceptual Site ModelsDecember 28, 2012pdf4 MB
Alternatives for Managing the Nation’s Complex Contaminated Groundwater SitesNovember 8, 2012pdf4 MB
National Strategy to Expand Superfund Optimization Practices from Site Assessment to Site Completion – 092012September 28, 2012, pdf364 KB
Summary of Technical Impracticability Waivers at National Priorities List Sites – TI Waiver ReportAugust 9, 2012pdf1 MB
Policy for Optimizing Remedial and Removal Actions at All Department of Navy ERP SitesApril 2, 2012, pdf816 KB
ASTSWMO Response to AF Risk Policy LetterFebruary 6, 2012, , , pdf1 MB
AF Policy on Risk in CERCLADecember 6, 2011, , , pdf306 KB
EPA Groundwater Road Map 2011July 1, 2011pdf1 MB
EPA – Close Out for NPL SitesMay 1, 2011pdf898 KB
ECOS Resolution 07-6: DSMOA and Federal-State CollaborationMarch 24, 2010, doc53 KB
2010.03_ECOS_4027_file_Resolution_07_6_2010March 24, 2010, doc53 KB
U.S. Army Military Munitions Response Program (MMRP) Remedial Investigation (RI) / Feasibility Study (FS) GuidanceNovember 1, 2009pdf2 MB
OSWER Directive CERCLA GW Policies Memo (6-26-09)June 26, 2009pdf4 MB
STATISTICAL ANALYSIS OF GROUNDWATER MONITORING DATA AT RCRA FACILITIES – UNIFIED GUIDANCEMarch 1, 2009, , pdf8 MB
Statistical Analysis of Groundwater Monitoring Data at RCRA Facilities—Unified Guidance Fact SheetMarch 1, 2009, , , pdf160 KB
National Governors Association (NGA) Brief – Enhancing States’ Roles in the Early Transfer of Closed Military BasesFebruary 1, 2009pdf138 KB
Office of Real Property Disposal Fact Sheet: CERCLA Section 120(h)December 1, 2006pdf300 KB
ECOS Correspondence with DOD on DSMOAMarch 28, 2006pdf5 MB
DOI BRAC Guidance – 2005January 1, 2005pdf606 KB
Early Transfer Authority: A Guide to Using ETA to Dispose of Surplus PropertyOctober 1, 2004, pdf2 MB
Transferring Army BRAC Lands Containing Unexploded Ordnance Lessons Learned and Future OptionsJanuary 1, 2004pdf465 KB
Letter on Regulation and Licensing of Technologically Enhanced Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials – September 20, 2002September 20, 2002, pdf2 MB
5YR guidance 2001July 7, 2001pdf6 MB
2001-07 Comprehensive 5YR GuidanceJuly 7, 2001, pdf6 MB
BLM Handbook H-1703-1: CERCLA Response Actions HandbookJuly 2, 2001pdf1 MB
EPA Guidance on the Transfer of Federal Property by Deed Before All Necessary Remedial Action Has Been Taken Pursuant to CERCLA Section 120(h)(3) — Early Transfer Authority GuidanceJune 16, 1998www
DOE/EH-413-9811: CERCLA Information Brief, Non-Time-Critical Removal ActionsApril 1, 1998pdf34 KB
EPA Document Regarding State Roles – “State Participation in Federal Lead Removal Actions”December 1, 1996, pdf639 KB
, Policy on Decommissioning Department of Energy Facilities Under CERCLAMay 22, 1995pdf98 KB
DoD Strategy on Environmental JusticeMarch 24, 1995pdf150 KB
Letter from Deputy Under Secretary of Defense to Colorado Department of HealthAugust 25, 1993, , , pdf1 MB
Executive Order 12580May 1, 1993pdf187 KB
United States vs. Colorado, No. 91-1360April 6, 1993pdf392 KB
Public Law (PL) 102-426: Community Environmental Response Facilitation ActOctober 19, 1992pdf807 KB
Public Law 102-386: Federal Facilities Compliance Act of 1992October 6, 1992pdf2 MB
EPA Superfund Orientation ManualOctober 1, 1992pdf6 MB
1992 EPA SI GuidanceSeptember 1, 1992This guidance presents EPA’s site inspection (Sl) strategy. The strategy discusses procedural guidelines to investigate …, , pdf2 MB
, Compendium of CERCLA ARARs Fact Sheets and DirectivesOctober 1, 1991pdf14 MB
ARARs Q’s & A’s: General Policy, RCRA, CWA, SDWA, Post-ROD Information, and Contingent WaiversJuly 1, 1991, pdf61 KB
1991-04 EPA Interim No Action GuidanceApril 1, 1991This document is temporarily inacessible, pdf3 MB
State and Local Involvement In The Superfund ProgramSeptember 1, 1989When Congress first enacted the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) in 1980, …pdf657 KB
, Final Model DSMOAJuly 18, 1989, www
EPA – State Participation in The Superfund Program CERCLA Section 301 (a)(1)(e) StudyDecember 1, 1984pdf8 MB