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Toxics Program Remediation Activities
Complete List of Toxics Program Remediation Projects
Contaminants of Concern Location Project Technology Testing Natural Attenuation Performance Monitoring Site Characterization Feasibility Studies
Arsenic, Landfill Leachate Saco, Maine Landfill Leachate Mobilizes Arsenic Bound in Aquifer Sediments: Saco, Maine  
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Chlorinated Slovents, Trichloroethane (TCE), Tetrachloroethylene (PCE) Loring Air Force Base, Maine Borehole-Geophysical Monitoring of Steam-Injection Remediation Technology    
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Chlorinated Solvents Loring Air Force Base, Maine Borehole-Geophysical Monitoring of a Blast-Fracture Extraction Trench    
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Chlorinated Solvents Naval Air Station, Pensacola, FL Chlorinated Benzene Plume Source Area Containment Test (Oxygen-Release Compound Injection)
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Chlorinated Solvents Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, GA Solvent Plume Source Removal Test (Fenton's Reagent)
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Chlorinated Solvents Massachusetts Military Reservation, Cape Cod, MA Subsurface Reactive Barrier
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Chlorinated Solvents (trichloroethene TCE), Hydrocarbons Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities Peger Road Operations and Maintenance Facility, Fairbanks, Alaska Natural Attenuation of Chlorinated Ethenes in a Seasonally Cold Environment, Fairbanks, Alaska  
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Chlorinated Solvents (trichloroethene [TCE]) Air Force Plant 4, Fort Worth, Texas (adjacent to the Naval Air Station Fort Worth [formerly Carswell Air Force Base], Fort Worth, Texas) Can Trees Clean Up Ground Water? Phytoremediation of Trichloroethene-Contaminated Ground Water at Air Force Plant 4, Fort Worth, Texas
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Chlorinated Solvents (trichloroethene [TCE]) Naval Air Warfare Center (NAWC) Research Site, West Trenton, New Jersey Geochemical and Microbiological Processes that Affect Migration and Natural Attenuation of Chlorinated Solvents in Fractured Sedimentary Rock  
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Chlorinated Solvents (trichloroethene [TCE]) Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey Processes that Control the Natural Attenuation of Chlorinated Solvents, Picatinny Arsenal  
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Chlorinated Solvents, Radioactive Amargosa Desert Research Site, NV Phytoremediation in the Desert?
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Chlorinated Solvents, Trichloroethene (TCE) Naval Industrial Reserve Ordinance Plant (NIROP), Fridley, Minnesota Geophysical Monitoring of the Use of a Biostimulation Technology to Remediate Contaminated Ground Water    
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Chlorinated Solvents, Volatile organic compounds (VOCs), Trichloroethene (TCE), Tetrachloroethene (PCE) Johns Pond, Cape Cod, Massachusetts Delineating Discharge Areas of Contaminant Plumes with Diffusion Samplers      
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Hydrocarbons Bemidji, MN Oil Recovery Performance Monitoring  
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Hydrocarbons Galloway Township, NJ Vapor Extraction Optimization
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Hydrocarbons, Crude Oil Cass Lake, MN Natural Attenuation of a Crude-Oil Spill  
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Hydrocarbons, Gasoline Galloway Township, NJ;
Laurel Bay, SC
Quanitfying Natural Attenuation at the Plume Scale  
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Hydrocarbons, MTBE Almena Agricenter Site, Almena, KS Cold-Temperature Biodegradation of Methyl Tert-Butyl Ether (MTBE) in Ground Water  
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Hydrocarbons, MTBE Laurel Bay, SC Oxygen-Release Compound Remediation Tests
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Hydrocarbons, MTBE Flathead Indian Reservation, Ronan, MT Using Phytoremediation to Control Fuel Oxygenate Plumes in Northern Climates
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Landfill Leachate Fort Carson, CO Alternative Landfill Cover Assessment    
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Landfill Leachate, Chlorinated Solvents, Metals Norman Municipal Landfill, Norman, OK Quantifying Subsurface Biodegradation  
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Mercury, Methylmercury Camp Far West Reservoir, California Assessing Bottom Sediments as a Source of Mercury Contamination      
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Metals Animas River, CO;
Boulder River, MT
Abandoned Mine Lands Initiative      
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Metals Pinal Creek, AZ Acidic Plume Remediation Monitoring  
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Metals Lake Coeur d'Alene, ID Lake Coeur d'Alene Remediation Assessment      
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Metals Lahontan Reservoir, NV
Carson River, NV
Mercury Transport in the Carson River Basin      
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Metals San Francisco Bay, CA Nickel Cycling in the South San Francisco Bay      
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Metals (cadmium, copper, lead, mercury, zinc, and iron), Acidic Water Iron Mountain, Redding (Shasta County), CA Remediating Some of the World's Most Acidic Waters at the Iron Mountain Superfund Site--A Tough Challenge for Scientists      
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Metals, Acidic Water Upper Arkansas River, Colorado Evaluating How Downstream Tailings Deposits Impact the Effectiveness of Remediation Plans    
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Metals, Cyanide Summitville, CO Summitville Mine and its Downstream Effects      
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Metals, Mercury, Loss of Habitat is also a Major Issue Yolo Bypass, Sacramento, CA Cache Creek, CA Yolo Bypass Studies      
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Nutrients Massachusetts Military Reservation, Cape Cod, MA Nitrate Remediation
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Pesticides, Chlorinated Solvents, Heavy Metals, Benzene Storrs, Connecticut Borehole-Geophysical Monitoring of a Contaminated Fractured Rock Aquifer      
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RDX (Royal Demolition eXplosive, hexahydro-1,3,5-trinitro-1,3,5-triazine) Naval Submarine Base Bangor, Washington RDX Biodegradation Assessment  
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Waste Waters California Central Valley
San Francisco Bay, CA
Evaluation of Selenium Remediation Plans      
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Waste Waters Massachusetts Military Reservation, Cape Cod, MA Natural Aquifer Restoration  
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Waste Waters Massachusetts Military Reservation, Cape Cod, MA Phosphorus Plume Remediation    
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Waste Waters, Hydrocarbons Kingsford, Michigan Biodegradation of Charcoal Production Wastes  
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Wood preservatives (creosote and pentachlorophenol [PCP]), Dioxins Pensacola, Florida Natural Attenuation of Wood Preservatives in Ground Water  
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