This fact sheet provides an overview of DOE’s Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management (OREM), including its three-prong mission to remediate, modernize, and reindustrialize the site. It also explains the major projects underway or planned for ETTP, ORNL, and Y-12.

Projects include:

  • Finishing cleanup at ETTP
  • Addressing DOE's largest inventory of high risk excess contaminated facilities
  • Uranium-233 processing and disposition
  • Processing transuranic debris and sludge
  • Constructing the Mercury Treatment Facility
  • Demolishing the Biology Complex
  • Constructing the Environmental Management Disposal Facility