Definition of Orphan site
1. Noun. A toxic waste area where the polluter could not be identified or the polluter refused to take action or pay for the cleanup.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Orphan Site
Literary usage of Orphan site
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Environmental Protection: More Complete Data and Continued Emphasis on Leak by John B. Stephenson (2006)
"An Underground Storage Tank Petroleum Contamination orphan site Cleanup subaccount was established as part of the fund in September 2004, capitalized with ..."
2. Second Biennial Tire Recycling Conference: Conference Proceedingsby DIANE Publishing Company by DIANE Publishing Company (1997)
"One of the properties we referred has been approved for abatement under the Orphan Site Fund. We looked into the possibility of registering the tire healers ..."