Accession Number:

ADA231362

Title:

Defense Environmental Restoration Program Annual Report to Congress for Fiscal Year 1990

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF THE DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (ENVIRONMENT) WASHINGTONDC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

286.0

Abstract:

The Defense Environmental Restoration Program DERP was established in 1984 to promote and coordinate efforts for the evaluation and cleanup of contamination at Department of Defense DoD installations. In order to accomplish the recovery of military installations and DoD sites the program currently consists of two major elements 1 The Installation Restoration Program IRP, where potential chemical contamination, fuel contamination, ground water pollution and other toxic hazards are investigated and, as necessary, site cleanups and disposal are conducted. 2 Other Hazardous Waste OHW Operations, through which research, development, and demonstration programs aimed at reducing DoD hazardous waste generation rates are conducted. Also included are training of DoD personnel, progress reports at NLP sites, information of the reclamation process and site selection.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control
  • Water Pollution and Control
  • Pesticides Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE