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.

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Los Alamos Field Office Resumes Area G Waste Shipments to WIPP
Los Alamos Field Office Resumes Area G Waste Shipments to WIPP
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In Pictures: Soil Cleanup at Upper Los Alamos Canyon

The U.S. Department of Energy Environmental Management Los Alamos Field Office (EM-LA) and Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) have completed a...

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EM Site Manager Reflects on Field Office’s Formative Year, Looks to Future
LOS ALAMOS, N.M. – EM Los Alamos Field Office Manager Douglas E. Hintze recently spoke with EM Update about the launch of EM’s newest site offi...
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Los Alamos Demolition Work Progresses Toward Goal of Completing Cleanup

LOS ALAMOS, N.M. – A sewage treatment facility is among the latest buildings to be demolished at Technical Area 21 (TA-21), a pivotal Manhattan...

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December 2015 Newsletter - Los Alamos Field Office Legacy Cleanup

December 2015 Newsletter - Los Alamos Field Office Legacy Cleanup

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DOE Office of Environmental Management 2015 Year in Review

Department of Energy Environmental Management 2015 Year in Review

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November 2015 Newsletter - Los Alamos Field Office Legacy Cleanup

November 2015 Newsletter - Los Alamos Field Office Legacy Cleanup

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Northern New Mexico Citizens' Advisory Board Launches Revitalized Website

SANTA FE, N.M. – The Northern New Mexico Citizens’ Advisory Board’s revamped website is now live, featuring a fresh, modern appeal to its design...

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Workers Complete Demolition at Historic Los Alamos Site

LOS ALAMOS, N.M. – A team lead by the Environmental Management Los Alamos Field Office recently completed demolition of a building at a historic...

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Agencies Move Closer to Creating Manhattan Project National Park

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The establishment of a new national park commemorating the Manhattan Project is one step closer now that a draft Memorandum of...

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Press Releases

DOE Awards New Los Alamos Legacy Cleanup Contract
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, 2017
DOE Completes Treatment of Remediated Nitrate Salts
DOE Completes Treatment of Remediated Nitrate Salts
November 7, 2017
DOE Extends Los Alamos National Laboratory Cleanup Bridge Contract
DOE Extends Los Alamos National Laboratory Cleanup Bridge Contract
September 26, 2017
DOE Completes Soil Cleanup at Los Alamos Canyon Sites
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, 2017