The Citizen's Guide series is a set of 22 fact sheets that summarizes cleanup methods used at Superfund and other sites. This guide details the remediation approach known as "capping." Capping involves placing a cover over contaminated material such as landfill waste or contaminated soil. Such covers are called "caps." This document can also be accessed at https://semspub.epa.gov/work/HQ/158704.pdf.You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.
- A Citizen's Guide to Capping (PDF)(2 pp, 861 K, 2012, 542-F-12-004)