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Summary of Findings: Examine Opportunities to Achieve Protective Cleanup at NPL-Caliber Sites

Report provides a summary of the Superfund Task Force Recommendation 13 workgroup review other federal, state and tribal approaches that may be used in lieu of listing a site on the NPL, and it evaluated the status of a sample of NPL-caliber sites using non-NPL approaches. Issued July 2019.

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