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Office of Inspector General

Report: EPA’s Distribution of Superfund Human Resources Does Not Support Current Regional Workload

Report #17-P-0397, September 19, 2017

What Was Found

Due to insufficient human resources to cover all Superfund site work, some regions have had to slow down or discontinue their efforts to protect human health and the environment.

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