EPA Records Schedule 489
Status: (to be superseded) Final, 09/30/2008
Title: Advanced Technology Problem Area Projects Files
Function: 108-025-01-04 - Manage Radiation
NARA Disposal Authority:
This schedule authorizes the disposition of the record copy in any media (media neutral), excluding any records already in electronic form. Records designated for permanent retention must be transferred to the National Archives in accordance with NARA standards at the time of transfer.
Contains data relating to nuclear fuel processing, fabrication of uranium and plutonium, generic field studies, waste disposal, enrichment, transportation, and other radiation technology problem areas. Records consist of problem statements and work plans, analysis and calculation work papers, field investigation reports, requests for proposals, contracts, testimony before state and federal legislative bodies, technical reports, and other related documents.
Item a: Record copy
Close inactive records upon completion of project.
Destroy 5 years after file closure.
Reasons for Disposition:
The disposition instructions have been rewritten as media neutral to allow for maintaining the record copy in EPA's electronic recordkeeping system. The retention has not changed.
Item b for electronic copies created with word processing and electronic mail applications deleted 08/22/2006 pursuant to NARA Bulletin 2006-04.
Office of Air and Radiation
Previous NARA Disposal Authority:
EPA Approval: 07/18/2007
NARA Approval: 08/07/2008