Wisconsin Department of Transportation

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Environmental areas - hazardous materials, glossary and acronyms

Brownfields - Abandoned, idled, or underused commercial, industrial, and institutional properties where redevelopment and reuse are complicated by light to moderate contamination from hazardous substances and wastes.

CERCLIS - A database used by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to track activities conducted under its Superfund program. Specific information is tracked for each individual site.

ERP - Environmental repair program

L.U.S.T - Leaking underground storage tank

NPL - National priority list for hazmat sites

PECFA - Petroleum Environmental Cleanup Fund Act

RCRA - Resource Conservation and Recovery Act

UST - Underground storage tank

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Last modified: May 13, 2013

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