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Yard Program Construction 2017

Publication number Date Published
17-09-180September 2017
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Author(s) Crescent Calimpong
Description The Washington State Department of Ecology is removing contaminated soil on 19 residential yards in Tacoma this September 2017 through February 2018. This work is part of the Residential Yard Sampling and Cleanup Program. The program replaces arsenic and lead soil contamination from the former Asarco copper smelter in Tacoma.
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Keywords Dirt Alert, Yard Program, EPA Study Area, soil replacement, soil removal, yard sampling, Tacoma smelter plume, Asarco
WEB PAGE Cleanup in the Yard Program
CLEANUP SITE Cleanup Site ID: 3657

FACILITY SITE Facility Site ID: 89267963


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