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Office of Inspector General

Notification: Effectiveness of Clean Water Act to Protect from Plastic Pollution

Project #OA&E-FY19-0086, October 30, 2019

The OIG plans to conduct fieldwork to evaluate the EPA's programs in the Office of Water and Office of Research and Development that address plastic pollution. 


UPDATE: This project resulted in a final report.

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The EPA's Office of Inspector General is a part of the EPA, although Congress provides our funding separate from the agency, to ensure our independence. We were created pursuant to the Inspector General Act of 1978, as amended Exit.

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