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Cleanups at Federal Facilities

Directive 9272.0-17: Implementation of the Uniform Federal Policy for Quality Assurance Project Plans (UFP-QAPP) at Federal Facility Hazardous Waste Sites

This Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response guidance directive assures integration of quality principles; streamlines document preparation, review, and approval; saves time and money; and assures consistency with other agencies’ directives.

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