The EM-LA mission is to safely, efficiently, and with full transparency complete the cleanup of legacy contamination and waste resulting from nuclear weapons development and government-sponsored nuclear research at the Los Alamos National Laboratory.
With hopes for rain during monsoon season amid exceptional drought conditions, the EM Los Alamos Field Office and cleanup contractor Newport News Nuclear BWXT-Los Alamos recently activated samplers at 183 monitoring sites that collect surface water.Learn More
The EM Los Alamos Field Office (EM-LA) and cleanup contractor Newport News Nuclear BWXT-Los Alamos (N3B) recently completed their 30th shipment of transuranic (TRU) waste for the fiscal year that began in October last year.Learn More
The EM Los Alamos Field Office (EM-LA) and cleanup contractor Newport News Nuclear BWXT-Los Alamos (N3B) recently achieved full operation of an interim measure to contain and control migration of a contaminant plume in the groundwater.Learn More
The October 27, 2020 EM Update highlights the collaboration between EM and NNSA that lead to EM's first TRU waste shipment from LANL's RANT facility.Learn More
DOE's Office of Environmental Management has announced new leadership updates, including naming Kirk Lachman manager of EM-LA.Learn More
VIEW ALLDOE Awards New Los Alamos Legacy Cleanup ContractDOE Completes Treatment of Remediated Nitrate SaltsDOE Extends Los Alamos National Laboratory Cleanup Bridge ContractDOE Completes Soil Cleanup at Los Alamos Canyon Sites
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the award of the new legacy cleanup contract to Newport News Nuclear BWXT-Los Alamos, LLC.
December 19, 2017Learn more
DOE Completes Treatment of Remediated Nitrate Salts
November 7, 2017Learn more
DOE Extends Los Alamos National Laboratory Cleanup Bridge Contract
September 26, 2017Learn more
EM-LA has completed the removal of contaminated soil along the south-facing slopes of Los Alamos Canyon adjacent to the Los Alamos Townsite.
August 3, 2017Learn more