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Map of Toxics Program Study Sites
Locations of Toxics Program Subsurface Point-Source Contamination Investigations
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Field crew working to cap the bottom of the core liner.
Field crew working to cap the bottom of the core liner after a successful coring attempt with the sample-freezing drive shoe. The sample-freezing drive shoe enables the recovery of full length cores even in unconsolidated sandy aquifers -- from the Cape Cod Investigation

The Toxics Program conducts intensive field investigations to study common classes of subsurface point-source contamination. (more information)

Contamination in Fractured-Rock Aquifers

Petroleum Related Contamination (including crude oil, gasoline and produced water)

Chlorinated Solvents Contamination

Contamination from Sources with Mixed Wastes (including landfills and wastewater discharge)

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