Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s) Regarding Model Remedy Implementation (Implementation Memorandum No. 20)
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|Description||Model remedies are standardized cleanup methods intended to help speed up contaminated site cleanups and protect human health and environment. In 2015 and 2016, Washington State Department of Ecology (Ecology) produced two guidance documents for using model remedies at sites impacted by petroleum: Model Remedies for Sites with Petroleum Contaminated Soils (Publication No. 15-09-043) and Model Remedies for Sites with Petroleum Impacts to Groundwater (Publication No. 16-09-057) (links below). These frequently asked questions (FAQs) provide additional direction and clarification for using that guidance. This FAQ memo applies to any petroleum cleanup site eligible to use a model remedy for cleanup, including both Ecology-supervised sites and independent cleanup actions.|
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|Keywords||model remedies, Total petroleum hydrocarbons (TPH), Model Toxics Control Act (MTCA), petroleum contaminated groundwater, petroleum contaminated soil, petroleum contamination|
|WEB PAGE||MTCA Model Remedies|
Status of Developing Model Remedies: 2016 Report to the Governor and Legislature
Model Remedies for Sites with Petroleum Impacts to Groundwater
Guidance for Remediation of Petroleum Contaminated Sites
Model Remedies for Sites with Petroleum Contaminated Soils
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