The mission of the Environmental Management Advisory Board is to provide independent and external advice, information and recommendations to the Assistant Secretary for Environmental Management (EM) on corporate issues relating to accelerated site cleanup advice and risk reduction.





Members of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), federal staff, and contractors tour the Hanford Site before the October 2017 EM SSAB Chairs Meeting.

EM SSAB exists to provide the EM Senior Management with information, advice and recommendations on EM site-specific issues.






The Office of Environmental Management supports, by means of grants and cooperative agreements, a number of institutionalized activities and relationships with various national intergovernmental organizations.





The U.S. Department of Energy is committed to the cleanup of sites that were once part of the Nation's nuclear weapons complex. Several of these sites are located close or adjacent to sovereign Tribal nations and impact Indian lands and/or resources.





The Office of Environmental Management (EM) International Program seeks out international technical experts to support EM's mission of accelerated risk reduction and cleanup of the environmental legacy of the nation's nuclear weapons program and government-sponsored nuclear energy research.




Environmental Management testimonies before Congress.






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