October 5, 2021

EM Leaders Tour Laboratory That Helps Create Innovations in Safe Waste Immobilization

Members of EM leadership recently visited Catholic University’s Vitreous State Laboratory (VSL), a contributor to key innovations in the vitrification technology central to Hanford’s Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) in Washington state.

September 28, 2021

EPA Awards Partnership for Creating Wildlife Refuge From Former Nuclear Plant

EM was integral to a federal-state cleanup team honored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) last week for revitalizing a former nuclear weapon production plant into a wildlife refuge that provides recreational opportunities.

August 31, 2021

Secretary Granholm Surveys EM Project Completion at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

EM has completed a cleanup project under budget and ahead of schedule at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) that will allow valuable land to be made available for the lab’s future use.

August 3, 2021

EM Addresses Final Step in Weapons Program, Shrader Says

The mission to clean up areas used in the production of nuclear weapons may not get as much attention but it’s important to show that the government can address the environmental legacy in the communities that hosted weapons and research facilities.