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Tacoma Smelter Plume: Soil Removal and Replacement FAQ

Publication number Date Published Date Revised
14-09-142April 2014July 2019
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Author(s) Jill Reitz
Description This list of frequently asked questions explains how soil removal works in the Tacoma Smelter Plume Yard Sampling and Cleanup Program (Yard Program).
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Keywords Dirt Alert, Yard Program, soil replacement, soil removal, Tacoma smelter plume, lead contamination, arsenic, Asarco
WEB PAGE Soil replacement for residential yards
CLEANUP SITE Cleanup Site ID: 3657

FACILITY SITE Facility Site ID: 89267963


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