The EPA has large goals for 2020. Goals for 2014 includes 85% of human exposure to harmful materials under control, 73% of migration of contaminated ground water under control, and 51% of the Final Remedy Construction work completed at facilities needing Corrective Action.
By 2020, the EPA wants 95% of those facilities cleaned. 3,779 facilities currently need Corrective Action.
According to the EPA, most of the facilities with the highest risk to human health and the environment have been controlled enough to meet two Environmental Indicators (EIs): the Human Exposures EI and the Groundwater...Read More »