Accession Number : ADA281032

Title :   Defense Environmental Cleanup Program Annual Report to Congress for Fiscal Year 1993.

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE WASHINGTON DC

Report Date : 31 MAR 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 728

Abstract : The Department of Defense (DoD) is pleased to provide the Congress with this report on the progress and accomplishments of the Defense Environmental Cleanup Program for fiscal year (FY) 1993, a year of transition and renewed focus on cleanup. By elevating the position responsible for DoD environmental programs to a Deputy Under Secretary, the Department has given a clear signal of its commitment to environment security, ensuring greater opportunity for implementing sound and innovative environmental policies. Such policies are designed to confront environmental threats to our economy and our national security. The Administration strongly believes the two areas are interdependent for without a strong economy, our nation's element of our environmental security and therefore our national security

Descriptors :   *ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, *WASTE MANAGEMENT, STORAGE TANKS, LANDFILLS, POLLUTION ABATEMENT, PUBLIC HEALTH, POLITICAL ALLIANCES, CLOSURES, EXPLOSIVE ORDNANCE DISPOSAL.

Subject Categories : Solid Wastes Pollution and Control
      Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE