Definition of Superfund site
1. Noun. A site where toxic wastes have been dumped and the Environmental Protection Agency has designated them to be cleaned up.
Generic synonyms: Land Site, Site
Specialized synonyms: Orphan Site
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Superfund Site
Literary usage of Superfund site
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1. Superfund And Mining Megasites: Lessons from the Coeur D'alene River Basin by National Research Council (U. S.) (2005)
"Not surprisingly, many residents were concerned and angry over the designation of their community as a Superfund site and the perception that the ..."
2. Dioxin Treatment Technologies by Florence Poillon (1994)
"... AR Superfund site in February 1987 Off-gas bypass Glass fiber filter Resin tube To Wet test meter fume hood Pyrex beaker Dioxin ampule Vitrification ..."
3. The Superfund Innovative Technology Evaluation Program: Technology Profiles (1993)
"At the first demonstration, in May 1991, a full-scale unit dechlorinated soils contaminated with PCBs at the Wide Beach Development Superfund site in Brant, ..."
4. Cleaning Up the Nation's Waste Sites: Markets & Technology Trends (1993)
"Nonetheless, Superfund site managers may have difficulty comparing the merits of an innovative and a conventional technology if they do not have information ..."