GAO: More Than Half of Superfund Spending Goes to Administration

Harrigan, Kate
November 1998
Pollution Engineering;Nov98, Vol. 30 Issue 12, p16
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Focuses on the call by Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-N.J.) on the United States (US) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to reduce the amount of Superfund that goes to administrative costs. Remarks from Frelinghuysen; Findings of the US General Accounting Office (GAO) on the percentage of funds that goes to cleaning up facilities; Difference in opinion of the two government agencies on what is cleanup and what is remediation.


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