EPA, DOD Superfund Teamwork Falls Short, Report Says

Law360, New York (August 18, 2010, 2:51 PM EDT) -- Lack of interagency cooperation and communication between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Defense is slowing both agencies' ability to address contamination at several key U.S. military bases, the U.S. Government Accountability Office determined.

A report released by the GAO on Monday shows that different approaches by the EPA and DOD to cleaning up pollution at some of the military's dirtiest sites on federal lands has created a series of obstacles, particularly at Fort Meade, McGuire Air Force Base and Tyndall Air Force Base,...
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